Mechanisms which Instinctively Reduce Stress in the Knee

  • Paul G. J. Maquet


Pain in a lower limb usually provokes a symptomatic change in gait. This becomes asymmetrical by displacing the trunk toward the diseased limb during its stance phase. The patient limps.


Stance Phase Loaded Joint Osteoarthritic Patient Muscular Force Muscular Power 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin-Heidelberg 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul G. J. Maquet
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  1. 1.AywailleBelgium

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