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Muscle Strength MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Muscle Strength
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.600.425
G11.427.560
Unique ID
D053580
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053580
Scope Note
The amount of force generated by MUSCLE CONTRACTION. Muscle strength can be measured during isometric, isotonic, or isokinetic contraction, either manually or using a device such as a MUSCLE STRENGTH DYNAMOMETER.
Entry Term(s)
Arthrogenic Muscle Inhibition
NLM Classification #
WE 504
Previous Indexing
Muscles (1950-2006)
See Also
Muscle Contraction
Muscle Hypotonia
Public MeSH Note
2007
History Note
2007
Date Established
2007/01/01
Date of Entry
2006/07/05
Revision Date
2019/02/22
Muscle Strength Preferred
Arthrogenic Muscle Inhibition Related
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