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Avaliação do equilíbrio, mobilidade e flexibilidade em idosas ativas e sedentárias
(Revista Brasileira de Geriatria e Gerontologia, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVES: To compare balance, mobility and flexibility in elderly women who do not practice physical exercises and who practice aerobic and resistance exercises. METHODS: Fifty-five women between 60 and 81 years were ...
Efeitos da terapia manual de Maitland em pacientes com lombalgia crônica
(Terapia Manual, 2011) [Artigo]
Introduction: The low back pain are a problema of health. Objective: to evaluate the effects of the Maitland´s manipulation in pain, fl exibility, functional capacity and quality of life of the patients with chronic low ...
Correlação entre autoestima e grau de severidade da disfunção temporomandibular em sujeitos controle e afetados
(Revista de Odontologia da UNESP, 2012-12-01) [Artigo]
INTRODUCTION: Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) have association with psychological manifestations. OBJECTIVE: The aims of this study were to correlate the severity of TMD and the level of self-esteem, and to investigate ...
Analysis of localized muscle fatigue in elderly women with and without a history of falls using electromyographic signal frequency parameters
(Revista Brasileira de Cineantropometria & Desempenho Humano, 2014-07-01) [Artigo]
One of the problems that most concerns the elderly population is the falling, which can be caused by muscle fatigue. The objective of this study was to compare median electromyographic frequency values for the vastus ...
Influência do programa Escola da Coluna em agentes comunitários
(ConScientiae Saúde, 2013) [Artigo]
Introduction: Low back pain is characterized as a musculoskeletal disorder responsible for loss of productivity and high absenteeism of the affected individuals. Objectives: To analyze the effects of short-and long-term ...
Assessment and comparison of the effects of two techniques on hamstring flexibility
(Fisioterapia em Movimento, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
Introduction There are several stretching techniques that help increase flexibility, however, there are still questions regarding which method leads to the most effective gains. Objectives To assess and compare the effects ...
Avaliação da flexibilidade e dor de idosos fisicamente ativos e sedentários
(Terapia Manual, 2010) [Artigo]
Introduction: Among others things, ageing results in neuromuscular decrease. The physical activity practice may to influence positively the ageing process. Objective: To evaluate the flexibility and the level of pain on ...
ANALYSIS of THE FUNCTIONAL BALANCE and ELECTROMYOGRAPHIC ACTIVITY IN ELDERLY WOMEN WITH OSTEOPOROSIS SUBMITTED TO TRAINING WITH OSCILLATORY POLE
(Osteoporosis International, 2012-12-01) [Resumo]
Análise da concordância entre instrumentos de avaliação de flexibilidade para os músculos isquiocrurais em idosos
(Revista Terapia Manual, 2014) [Artigo]
Introduction : The aging is characterized by a reduction in the effectiveness of skills, among them the loss of the flexibility. The hamstring muscles may be affected by the decreased flexibility occurs when elderly can ...
A single bout of exercise with a flexible pole induces significant cardiac autonomic responses in healthy men
(Clinics, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVES: Flexible poles can provide rapid eccentric and concentric muscle contractions. Muscle vibration is associated with a "tonic vibration reflex" that is stimulated by a sequence of rapid muscle stretching, activation ...