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The velocity of stretch-shortening cycles during a chronic exposure affects muscle performance differentially with age.
Geronilla-KB; Wu-JZ; Baker-BA; Cutlip-RG
Proceedings of the 30th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, September 6-9, 2006, Blacksburg, Virginia. Newark, DE: American Society of Biomechanics, 2006 Sep; :31
The performance differences between age groups and during the chronic exposure period was much more magnified during higher velocity SSCs. This indicates that high velocity performance is a more sensitive measure of changes in muscle function than low velocity performance.
Humans; Age-groups; Age-factors; Physiology; Physiological-function; Physiological-factors; Physiological- effects; Injuries; Muscles; Muscle-function; Musculoskeletal-system; Models
Proceedings of the 30th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, September 6-9, 2006, Blacksburg, Virginia
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