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- Open Access
A novel technique of quantifying first metatarsophalangeal (1stMPJ) joint stiffness
© Heng and Kong; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. 2014
- Published: 8 April 2014
- Joint Movement
- Angular Displacement
- Video Analysis
- Joint Stiffness
- Visual Estimation
The proposed method of quantifying 1st MPJ stiffness is potentially useful for measuring small joint stiffness in clinical practice. Quantified joint stiffness provides greater accuracy to facilitate clinicians in their diagnoses and prescription of treatment.
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