To investigate MRI biomarkers of muscle atrophy during cast immobilization of the lower leg.
- muscle atrophy
- muscle assessment
- imaging biomarker
- cast immobilization
Psatha, M., Wu, Z., Gammie, F. M., Ratkevicius, A., Wackerhage, H., Lee, J. H., Redpath, T. W., Gilbert, F. J., Ashcroft, G. P., Meakin, J. R., & Aspden, R. M. (2012). A longitudinal MRI study of muscle atrophy during lower leg immobilization following ankle fracture. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 35(3), 686-695. https://doi.org/10.1002/jmri.22864