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Electromyographic reaction time in older female fallers and non-fallers after postural perturbation
(Revista Brasileira de Cineantropometria & Desempenho Humano, 2014-06-01) [Artigo]
O tempo de reação eletromiográfica (TRE) reflete a magnitude e a velocidade com que os músculos são ativados para realizar movimentos, evitar lesões ou posicionar uma articulação e pode ser avaliado após uma perturbação ...
Handgrip and functional mobility in elderly with different levels of physical activity
(Fisioterapia e Pesquisa, 2014-04-01) [Artigo]
The proportion of elderly people is growing worldwide and, with this, there is an increase of chronic-degenerative conditions such as impaired balance and falls. The physically active elderly tends to an improved response ...
Effects of high and low volume of strength training on muscle strength, muscle volume and lipid profile in postmenopausal women
(Journal of Exercise Science and Fitness, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
Changes in lipid profile are considered a risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD), especially in postmenopausal woman who have been associated with age-related loss of muscle mass. The beneficial role of aerobic ...