Ultrasonographic assessment of the quadriceps muscle and femoral cartilage in transtibial amputees using different prostheses


Onat S. S. , Malas F. U. , Ozturk G. T. , AKKAYA N., KARA M. , ÖZÇAKAR L.

PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS INTERNATIONAL, cilt.40, sa.4, ss.484-489, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/0309364615592701
  • Dergi Adı: PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.484-489

Özet

Background: In patients with lower limb amputations, gait alteration, increased loading on the intact extremity, and use of prosthesis may lead to joint degeneration.