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Maximal clenching effort influence on the electromyographic activity of the trapezius muscle in healthy subjects
(Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 2010-10-01) [Artigo]
Alteration of the occlusion and the position of the jaw can affect the muscles of the neck, due to a relationship between the masticatory and cervical systems. Thus, the objective of this study was to verify whether the ...
Misalignment of the knees: Does it affect human stance stability
(Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 2011-04-01) [Artigo]
Introduction: Data describing the relationships between postural alignment and stance stability are scarce and controversial. Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of sensory disturbances on knee ...
The use of surface electromyography for the study of auricular acupuncture
(Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 2010-07-01) [Artigo]
The advancement of knowledge in neurophysiology has demonstrated that acupuncture is a method of peripheral neural stimulation that promotes local and systemic reflexive responses. The purpose of this study was to determine ...