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Kamila Grandolfi, Vandre Sosciarelli and Marcos Polito

CR , Stone MH . The importance of muscular strength: training considerations . Sports Med . 2018 ; 48 : 765 – 785 . PubMed ID: 29372481 doi: 10.1007/s40279-018-0862-z 29372481 4. Ploutz-Snyder LL , Giamis EL . Orientation and familiarization to 1RM strength testing in old and young

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Antonio Dello Iacono, Stephanie Valentin, Mark Sanderson and Israel Halperin

the strain gauges and force plates were highly correlated. In continuation with the research attempts that simplify muscular strength tests and in view of the other above-mentioned limitations, we designed a new isometric test—the isometric horizontal push test (IHPT)—that quantifies PF outputs using

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Yi-Fen Shih, Ya-Fang Lee and Wen-Yin Chen

, the skin preparation was performed, and the electromagnetic sensors and the EMG electrodes were attached to the designated areas. The investigator then measured muscle strength of the UT, LT, and SA. The EMG activities during the muscle strength testing were collected and used as the EMG normalization

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Jocelyn F. Hafer, Mark S. Miller, Jane A. Kent and Katherine A. Boyer

preferred walking speed, and completed strength testing habituation. The second visit included overground gait analysis, knee extensor torque and power testing, and a 30-minute treadmill walk, followed by a second instance of overground gait analysis and knee extensor strength and power testing

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Tomohiro Yasuda

Consequently, our results suggested that, for healthy young women, upper leg 50% girth measurement rather than handgrip strength test was a useful method for evaluating both knee extensor muscle strength and size. In the present study, a stepwise multiple regression analysis was applied to the predictor

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Remco J. Baggen, Jaap H. van Dieën, Sabine M. Verschueren, Evelien Van Roie and Christophe Delecluse

( 2 ): 459 – 463 . doi:10.1097/00005768-200002000-00030 10694132 10.1097/00005768-200002000-00030 13. Verdijk LB , van Loon L , Meijer K , Savelberg HH . One-repetition maximum strength test represents a valid means to assess leg strength in vivo in humans . J Sports Sci . 2009 ; 27 ( 1

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Yuya Ueda, Takehiko Matsushita, Yohei Shibata, Kohei Takiguchi, Akihiro Kida, Daisuke Araki, Noriyuki Kanzaki, Yuichi Hoshino, Rei Ono, Yoshitada Sakai and Ryosuke Kuroda

using the following formula: BMI = weight (kg)/[height (cm)/100] 2 . Isokinetic Quadriceps Strength and Knee Pain The maximum isokinetic quadriceps strength was assessed using the MYORET, RZ-450 (Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd, Kobe, Japan). Before the muscle strength test, the subjects warmed up using

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Selvin Balki and Hanım Eda Göktas¸

goniometer (B); knee extension muscle testing, rectus femoris Y -shaped KT, and knee fan-shaped KT applications (C); and knee flexion muscle testing (D). Note . All measurements in the study were done without KT. KT indicates Kinesio tape. Muscle Strength Tests All strength tests were performed with

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Hayden J. Pritchard, Matthew J. Barnes, Robin J. Stewart, Justin W. Keogh and Michael R. McGuigan

. Additionally, participants were also tested for a 2RM to 8RM on all other programmed lifts. 1RM was estimated from these results using the following formula 16 : 1 RM = Load / ( 1.0278 − 0.0278 × repetitions performed ) Testing for 1RM was repeated during the week between conditions. All strength testing was

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Bill I. Campbell, Danielle Aguilar, Laurin Conlin, Andres Vargas, Brad Jon Schoenfeld, Amey Corson, Chris Gai, Shiva Best, Elfego Galvan and Kaylee Couvillion

the same technician, whose calculated FFM test–retest reliability was intraclass correlation = .99; SEM  = 0.37 kg; minimal difference = 1.03 kg. Maximal strength testing took place approximately 24 hr after the body composition assessment. After completing a body mass warm-up, participants followed