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Rehabilitation of Children After Operative Enlargement of Length of Limbs
American Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 3, Issue 6, November 2017, Pages: 95-99
Received: Jun. 13, 2017; Accepted: Jul. 6, 2017; Published: Jan. 14, 2018
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Vladimir Alexeevich Schurov, Laboratory of Deformity Correction and Limb Lengthening, Russian Ilizarov Scientific Center for Restorative Traumatology and Orthopedics, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation Russia, Kurgan, Russia
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Patients of different age with stunting one (85) or both extremities (153) discovered that in the remote terms after surgical lengthening of the limbs by Ilizarov increases stride length, but the scale of the change in length of the limbs is limited by the necessity of obtaining the effect of increasing the speed of locomotion defined by the degree of conservation than the maximum moment of muscle strength of the operated limb.
Length of the Lower Leg, The Ilizarov Method, The Strength of the Muscles
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Vladimir Alexeevich Schurov, Rehabilitation of Children After Operative Enlargement of Length of Limbs, American Journal of Pediatrics. Vol. 3, No. 6, 2017, pp. 95-99. doi: 10.11648/j.ajp.20170306.16
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