pathomechanics

pathomechanics

(path?o-mi-kan'i-ks)
Changes in the normal biomechanical function of a joint, an extremity, or the torso as the result of trauma or disease. See: biomechanics
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Here are some known examples listed, many of which require further in depth discussion to fully appreciate potential value, effectiveness and pathomechanics of how they actually work.
Lower extremity pathomechanics during high impact activity, such as directional changes, landing, and deceleration, have been associated with increased risk of injury in athletes playing team sports (Griffin et al.
Functional Anatomy, Pathomechanics, and Pathophysiology of Lateral Ankle Instability.
Using this system, we were able to study the effects of mechanical stimulation on the biology of IVDs, as well as the pathomechanics of IVD degeneration.
It is therefore critical to understand the pathomechanics at work and apply these principles to patient care, such as physical therapy and rehabilitation.
Kinesiology: Mechanics and Pathomechanics of Human Movement.
Cervical cord neurapraxia: classification, pathomechanics, morbidity, and management guidelines.
2-3] The pathomechanics of the common lateral ankle sprain among hockey players is rapid, uncontrolled excessive inversion and plantar flexion of the rear foot on the tibia.
Compression, traction, and subluxation/ dislocation of the ulnar nerve at the cubital tunnel during prolonged elbow flexion or repetitive elbow flexion and extension are associated with the pathomechanics of UNEE.