J Falkel

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Twenty male subjects and twenty female subjects in each of three age categories, 6 to 8 years, 14 to 16 years, and 23 to 28 years, were tested on the Cybex Isokinetic Dynamometer to obtain normative strength values for the ankle plantar flexor muscle group. Values were established for both isokinetic and isometric contractions at two speeds. The results(More)
Functional testing of the lower extremity is supported as a good predictor for successful return to premorbid activity. However, current reliable functional tests may be too strenuous for a patient in the acute stage of recovery. A functional testing protocol utilizing an inclined sliding board apparatus was evaluated for test-retest reliability.(More)
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