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Deborah Hebling Spinoso, Nise Ribeiro Marques, Dain Patrick LaRoche, Camilla Zamfollini Hallal, Aline Harumi Karuka, Fernanda Cristina Milanezi and Mauro Gonçalves

contractions, and because this study’s estimate was not based on the ability to perform an activity but rather on the ability to walk at a sustainable effort (80% FD). This study is an important first step in developing strength thresholds for each of the major sagittal plane joint actions of the lower

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Daniela Corbetta, Rebecca F. Wiener, Sabrina L. Thurman and Emalie McMahon

-proprioceptive unitary system, infants performed visually-triggered reaches where the sight of the target and the feel of their arm were undifferentiated. From that point on, researchers increasingly reported that infants sustained their visual fixations on the target and did not look at their hand during learning to

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Jérôme Vaulerin, Frédéric Chorin, Mélanie Emile, Fabienne d’Arripe-Longueville and Serge S. Colson

observations are emphasized by the results obtained during dynamic balance testing, such as the Star Excursion Balance Test or the newly developed Lower Quarter Y-Balance Test (YBT-LQ), 12 showing that lower performance on these tests increases the odds of sustaining an ankle sprain. 9 , 13 – 17 Limited

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Corey P. Ochs, Melissa C. Kay and Johna K. Register-Mihalik

single game (returned within 7 d) and those who missed at least 1 game. 4 • One study indicated that although there was no change in performance of NFL players upon returning to play from sustained concussion, there was a decline in performance in the 2 weeks before the diagnosed injury and appearing on

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Theresa L. Miyashita and Paul A. Ullucci

identifying residual deficits within the vestibulo-ocular system is critically important to the sports medicine professionals, as these deficits may place athletes at further risk of sustaining injuries due to their inability to process stimuli efficiently within the busy athletic environment. Sport requires

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Eric Foch and Clare E. Milner

The accessibility of running makes it a common exercise choice for individuals looking to improve their overall health. However, the likelihood that a runner will develop an overuse injury is high. Prospective studies indicate that 47% to 52% of recreational runners sustained an overuse injury that

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Davide Ferioli, Ermanno Rampinini, Andrea Bosio, Antonio La Torre and Nicola A. Maffiuletti

compared the COD ability and the ability to sustain repeated COD efforts of adult players competing at different levels. 6 – 11 COD exercises were found to discriminate professional and semiprofessional adult male basketball players from their lower level counterparts, 7 , 10 , 11 whereas professional

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Buffie Longmire-Avital, Takudzwa Madzima and Elyse Bierut

also increase with sustained engagement at just the moderate intensity level ( U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2008 ; Eijsvogels, George, & Thompson, 2016 ; Kokkinos & Myers, 2010 ). Although participation in the recommended amounts of physical activity are intended to be universally

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Edward J. Bradley, Bob Hogg and David T. Archer

increased each year from 7.5 to 10.8 seconds, an overall increase of very large magnitude (44%, ES = 3.0). 14 Reported sustained push forces in machine scrummaging with an international pack of 8 kN under the CTS process compared with 15.8 kN during engagement. Similarly, Cazzola et al 16 have shown that

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Deborah A.M. Jehu, Nicole Paquet and Yves Lajoie

) possible improvements in obstacle clearance parameters and RT would be sustained at the 12-week follow-up in both training groups because previous work has also observed maintained improvements ( Lim & Yoon, 2014b ; Marusic et al., 2016 ). Methods Participants In total, 76 older adults were evaluated for eligibility