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Daniel Gilfeather, Grant Norte, Christopher D. Ingersoll and Neal R. Glaviano

the muscle, with one electrode just inferior to the iliac crest and the other electrode just superior to the greater trochanter. Participants completed hip abduction strength testing in a standing position in a Biodex System 4 Pro dynamometer (Biodex Medical Systems, Inc, Shirley, NY), with the axis

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Dai Sugimoto, Benton E. Heyworth, Brandon A. Yates, Dennis E. Kramer, Mininder S. Kocher and Lyle J. Micheli

joint was then passively moved from extension and flexion (Figure  2B ). 15 , 39 , 40 Figure 2 —Images of knee extension (A) and flexion (B) range of motion measurements. Muscle Strength Test Quadriceps strength was assessed while patients were seated on the edge of treatment table with 90° of knee

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Stephen M. Cornish, Jeremie E. Chase, Eric M. Bugera and Gordon G. Giesbrecht

) percentage of body fat by bioelectrical impedance, (e) waist circumference, and (f) standard 1RM strength testing on each of the six muscle group apparatuses for determining the experimental resistance levels. These measures were taken on each participant to indicate that they were typically healthy older adult

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Leila Selimbegović, Olivier Dupuy, Julie Terache, Yannick Blandin, Laurent Bosquet and Armand Chatard

to rather than concomitantly with effort expenditure. However, that study explicitly associated the color red with the effort expenditure task (i.e., a red rectangle featured the “strength test” title). By contrast, in the present study, the domain in which evaluative threat was experienced was

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Mathieu Lacome, Simon Avrillon, Yannick Cholley, Ben M. Simpson, Gael Guilhem and Martin Buchheit

players was received before the start of the study. Methodology Eccentric Knee-Flexor Strength Testing Protocol The device used to determine eccentric knee-flexor strength during the NHE (ie, NordBord), and its reliability has been described previously (typical error: 24.7 [6.8] N, 8.4% [2.5%]). 19

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Robert Vallandingham, Zachary Winkelmann, Lindsey Eberman and Kenneth Games

the plan was added to the instrument. Table 2 Data Abstraction Instrument Sections Section Properties Section 1: Demographic Information Patient gender Clinical setting Date of injury Sport Section 2: Diagnostic Criteria Subjective history questions Objective assessment: ROM, strength testing

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Brett D. Tarca, Thomas P. Wycherley, Anthony Meade, Paul Bennett and Katia E. Ferrar

investigate the validity and reliability of HHD against isokinetic dynamometry to assess isometric abdominal flexion strength in a general population. Methods This study assessed the use of HHD for isometric abdominal flexion strength test–retest reliability and validity (vs isokinetic dynamometry). Ethics

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Christopher Kevin Wong, Lizbeth Conway, Grant Fleming, Caitlin Gopie, Dara Liebeskind and Stephen Xue

dynamometer strength testing. 7 Screening can facilitate clinical decision making; for instance, decreased quadriceps strength can indicate manipulation at the L3/L4 myotome segment. 7 In the combined studies, knee extension and flexion, and hip extension, flexion, and abduction were all observed to have

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Ufuk Ersoy, Umut Ziya Kocak, Ezgi Unuvar and Bayram Unver

joint mobilization on quadriceps muscle strength . Int J Health Rehabil Sci . 2013 ; 2 : 186 – 191 . 6. Liebler EJ , Tufano-Coors L , Douris P , et al . The effect of thoracic spine mobilization on lower trapezius strength testing . J Man Manip Ther . 2001 ; 9 : 207 – 212 . doi:10

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Lauren J. Lattimer, Joel L. Lanovaz, Jonathan P. Farthing, Stéphanie Madill, Soo Kim, Stephen Robinovitch and Cathy Arnold

. From the starting position, participants were told to lower themselves to 90° of elbow flexion while maintaining 30° of shoulder abduction (matching the strength testing protocol). If participants descended past 90° of elbow flexion, the safety harness would stop the forward movement of their body to