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EFFECT OF TWELVE WEEKS OF MEDICINE BALL TRAINING ON HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL PLAYERS
This study examined the effect of 12 weeks of medicine ball training on high school baseball players. Forty-nine baseball players (age 15.4 ± 1.2 years) were randomly assigned using a stratifiedExpand
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Changes in lateral abdominal muscle thickness during the abdominal drawing-in maneuver in those with lumbopelvic pain.
STUDY DESIGN Controlled laboratory study. OBJECTIVES To determine if changes in transversus abdominis (TrA) and internal oblique (IO) muscle thickness and side-to-side symmetry differ inExpand
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Physical training injuries and interventions for military recruits.
Low physical fitness levels are associated with increased musculoskeletal injury risk and attrition among military recruits. The authors review physical fitness trends, injury risk factors, andExpand
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Dynamic plantar pressure parameters associated with static arch height index during gait.
BACKGROUND Although extreme values of arch height have been associated with increased risk for overuse injury, knowledge is limited regarding the association between arch height and plantar pressureExpand
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Evaluation of the Sports Ankle Rating System in Young, Athletic Individuals with Acute Lateral Ankle Sprains
The purpose of this paper is to introduce the Sports Ankle Rating System and provide the initial validation for its use. As its name implies, this outcomes measurement system is intended for use inExpand
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Changes in deep abdominal muscle thickness during common trunk-strengthening exercises using ultrasound imaging.
STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional study design. OBJECTIVES To characterize changes in muscle thickness in the transversus abdominis (TrA) and internal oblique (IO) muscles during commonExpand
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Effect of using truncated versus total foot length to calculate the arch height ratio.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the arch height ratio in a large cohort of subjects as well as to assess the reliability and validity of the foot measurements utilized in theExpand
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Static foot posture associated with dynamic plantar pressure parameters.
STUDY DESIGN Controlled laboratory study. OBJECTIVE To explore potential associations between foot posture index (FPI-6) composite scores and dynamic plantar pressure measurements, and to describeExpand
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EFFECT OF WRIST AND FOREARM TRAINING ON LINEAR BAT‐END,CENTER OF PERCUSSION, AND HAND VELOCITIES AND ON TIME TO BALL CONTACT OF HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL PLAYERS
This study examined the effects of 12 weeks of wrist and forearm training on linear bat-end velocity (BV), center of percussion velocity (CV), hand velocity (HV), and time to ball contact of highExpand
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Effect of 12 weeks of wrist and forearm training on high school baseball players.
This study examined the effect of 12 weeks of wrist and forearm training on male high school baseball players (mean age = 15.3 +/- 1.1 years). Participants (N = 43) were tested for 10 repetitionExpand
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