"Joint Instability" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Lack of stability of a joint or joint prosthesis. Factors involved are intra-articular disease and integrity of extra-articular structures such as joint capsule, ligaments, and muscles.
- Joint Instability
- Instability, Joint
- Instabilities, Joint
- Joint Instabilities
- Hypermobility, Joint
- Hypermobilities, Joint
- Joint Hypermobilities
- Joint Hypermobility
- Laxity, Joint
- Joint Laxities
- Joint Laxity
- Laxities, Joint
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Joint Instability".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Joint Instability".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Joint Instability" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Joint Instability" was a major or minor topic of these publication.