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Joint Instability

"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.

MeSH information
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.

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.