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Range of Motion, Articular

"Range of Motion, Articular" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Range of Motion, Articular" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Range of Motion, Articular" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 1112 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 77 publications in 2018
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