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Electromyographic patterns of lower limb muscles during apprehensive gait in younger and older female adults
(Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 2013-10-01) [Artigo]
Objective: Investigate the influence of apprehensive gait on activation and cocontraction of lower limb muscles of younger and older female adults. Methods: Data of 17 younger (21.47±2.06 yr) and 18 older women (65.33±3.14. ...
EMG activity of trunk stabilizer muscles during Centering Principle of Pilates Method
(Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 2013-04-01) [Artigo]
This study aimed to analyze the electromyographic (EMG) activity of iliocostalis lumborum (IL), internal oblique (IO) and multifidus (MU) and the antagonist cocontraction (IO/MU and IO/IL) during the performance of Centering ...
Lower limb strength is associated with gait biomechanical abnormalities in older female fallers and non-fallers
(Isokinetics and Exercise Science, 2013-06-17) [Artigo]
BACKGROUND: Age-related loss in lower limb strength is related with impaired mobility. However, the association between decreased lower limb strength and gait biomechanical abnormalities is unclear. %In line with this, ...