- Mechanisms of quadriceps muscle weakness in knee joint osteoarthritis: the effects of prolonged vibration on torque and muscle activation in osteoarthritic and healthy control subjectsDavid A Rice
Health and Rehabilitation Research Institute, AUT University, 90 Akoranga Drive, Northcote, 0627 Auckland, New Zealand
Arthritis Res Ther 13:R151. 2011..AMI leads to marked quadriceps weakness that impairs physical function and may hasten disease progression. The purpose of the present study was to determine whether γ-loop dysfunction contributes to AMI in people with knee joint OA...
- Effects of cryotherapy on arthrogenic muscle inhibition using an experimental model of knee swellingDavid Rice
AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand
Arthritis Rheum 61:78-83. 2009..This laboratory-based study examined the efficacy of cryotherapy in reducing quadriceps AMI caused by intraarticular swelling...
- Quadriceps arthrogenic muscle inhibition: neural mechanisms and treatment perspectivesDavid Andrew Rice
Health and Rehabilitation Research Centre, AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand
Semin Arthritis Rheum 40:250-66. 2010..The goal of this review is to provide a contemporary view of the neural mechanisms responsible for AMI as well as to highlight therapeutic interventions that may help clinicians overcome AMI...