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by icegirlclaire
Thu Apr 14, 2011 5:05 am
Forum: Exercise Science
Topic: Should You Buy Motion Control Running Shoes and Orthotics?
Replies: 5
Views: 6078

Should You Buy Motion Control Running Shoes and Orthotics?

As I continue to train for my first full marathon and develop many of the common symptoms and pains experienced by long distance runners, I find myself looking more and more towards my $150 running shoe, designed to stabilize my feet as I run, alongside my $500 custom built orthotics designed to pre...
by icegirlclaire
Sat Feb 19, 2011 5:56 pm
Forum: Exercise Science
Topic: Vibromyography-A Compelling Modality for Post-ACL Knee Asses
Replies: 1
Views: 3814

Vibromyography-A Compelling Modality for Post-ACL Knee Asses

During a recent visit to a major Division 1 collegiate athletic training facility we had the opportunity to evaluate a soccer player who was recuperating from recent ACL reconstruction. We employed vibromyography as an objective assessment of knee muscle balance. This assessment demonstrated a coupl...
by icegirlclaire
Tue Dec 21, 2010 10:38 pm
Forum: Exercise Science
Topic: New technology to assess muscle effort
Replies: 4
Views: 5111

This is not spam. I just think this is useful for people who are doing research on muscle or coach who are examining their athletics.
by icegirlclaire
Tue Dec 21, 2010 8:56 pm
Forum: Exercise Science
Topic: New technology to assess muscle effort
Replies: 4
Views: 5111

New technology to assess muscle effort

The ability to non-invasively assess voluntary muscle effort has wide application in physiologic studies, sports and rehabilitation medicine, as well as movement science. Traditionally, surface electromyography (sEMG) has been used for such assessment. But sEMG has several significant limitations ar...
by icegirlclaire
Mon Dec 13, 2010 2:45 am
Forum: Exercise Science
Topic: Electromyography Vs Vibromyography to Assess Muscle Activity
Replies: 0
Views: 5014

Electromyography Vs Vibromyography to Assess Muscle Activity

Surface electromyography has enjoyed an almost magnetic appeal ever since its inception. Sports medicine practitioners, physical therapists, sports trainers and EMG researchers have all used the surface electromyogram (SEMG) to assess muscle activity and activation patterns. It is important for prac...