"Tibia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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The second longest bone of the skeleton. It is located on the medial side of the lower leg, articulating with the FIBULA laterally, the TALUS distally, and the FEMUR proximally.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Tibia" by people in Profiles.
Locked Plating versus Nailing for Proximal Tibia Fractures: A Multicenter RCT. J Orthop Trauma. 2023 04 01; 37(4):155-160.
Determinants of healing and readiness for prosthetic fitting after transtibial amputation: Integrative literature review. Prosthet Orthot Int. 2023 Feb 01; 47(1):43-53.
Sclerostin and Dickkopf-1 Characteristics According to Age and Physical Activity Levels in Premenopausal Women. J Clin Densitom. 2022 Apr-Jun; 25(2):168-177.
Sex differences in bone density, geometry, and bone strength of competitive soccer players. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2020 03 03; 20(1):62-76.
Association between bone-specific physical activity scores and pQCT-derived measures of bone strength and geometry in healthy young and middle-aged premenopausal women. Arch Osteoporos. 2018 07 28; 13(1):83.
Outcomes After Severe Distal Tibia, Ankle, and/or Foot Trauma: Comparison of Limb Salvage Versus Transtibial Amputation (OUTLET). J Orthop Trauma. 2017 04; 31 Suppl 1:S48-S55.
Transtibial Amputation Outcomes Study (TAOS): Comparing Transtibial Amputation With and Without a Tibiofibular Synostosis (Ertl) Procedure. J Orthop Trauma. 2017 Apr; 31 Suppl 1:S63-S69.
Differential effects of IGF-1 deficiency during the life span on structural and biomechanical properties in the tibia of aged mice. Age (Dordr). 2016 Apr; 38(2):38.
Metabolic enrichment of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids does not reduce the onset of idiopathic knee osteoarthritis in mice. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2014 Sep; 22(9):1301-9.
Skeletal indicators of ecological specialization in pika (Mammalia, Ochotonidae). J Morphol. 2013 May; 274(5):585-602.