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Normal grip strength.
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PMID:  474096     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The normal grip strength was determined with the Martin Vigorimeter in 450 men and women aged 21--65 years. The grip strength decreased steadily with increasing age. Men were stronger than women and in both sexes the dominant hand was the strongest. The ratio dominant/non-dominant hand varied only slightly with age and sex and it could thus be a useful parameter in evaluation of grip strength under pathological conditions.
K G Thorngren; C O Werner
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta orthopaedica Scandinavica     Volume:  50     ISSN:  0001-6470     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Orthop Scand     Publication Date:  1979 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-10-24     Completed Date:  1979-10-24     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370352     Medline TA:  Acta Orthop Scand     Country:  DENMARK    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  255-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Age Factors
Functional Laterality
Hand / physiology*
Middle Aged
Sex Factors

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