KNEE, vol.20, no.1, pp.19-25, 2013 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Biochemical Marker, Fitness Exercises, Impact, Articular Cartilage, ARTICULAR-CARTILAGE, KNEE CARTILAGE, IN-VIVO, PHYSICAL-EXERCISE, JOINT, COMP, THICKNESS, DEFORMATION, VOLUME, ADAPTATION
Middle East Technical University Affiliated:
Background: Acute effects of physical exercise on the deformational behaviour of articular cartilage and changes in cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) are definite. However, conclusive positive effects of fitness exercise on functional adaptation of articular cartilage have not been proved.