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Effects of two stretching methods on shoulder range of motion and muscle stiffness in baseball players with posterior shoulder tightness: a randomized controlled trial.
BACKGROUND The cross-body stretch and sleeper stretch are widely used for improving flexibility of the posterior shoulder. These stretching methods were modified by Wilk. However, few quantitativeExpand
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The effect of trunk rotation during shoulder exercises on the activity of the scapular muscle and scapular kinematics.
BACKGROUND In patients with shoulder disease, kinetic chain exercises including hip or trunk movement are recommended. However, the actual muscle activation and scapular kinematics of these exercisesExpand
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Effects of the trunk position on muscle stiffness that reflects elongation of the lumbar erector spinae and multifidus muscles: an ultrasonic shear wave elastography study
PurposeThe present study aimed to clarify the effects of the trunk position on muscle stiffness that reflects elongation of the lumbar erector spinae and lumbar multifidus muscles using ultrasonicExpand
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Electrical Stimulation to the Infraspinatus on Hypertrophy and Strength of the Shoulder.
The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of six weeks of electrical muscle stimulation (EMS) on the strength and muscle mass of the infraspinatus muscle. Twenty non-athletes (age:Expand
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Title Effects of two stretching methods on shoulder range of motion and muscle stiffness in baseball players with posterior shoulder tightness : a randomized controlled trial
36 Background: The cross-body stretch and sleeper stretch are widely used for improving 37 flexibility of the posterior shoulder. These stretching methods were modified by Wilk. 38 However, fewExpand