Changes in postural muscle dynamics as a function of age.


Histologic studies have demonstrated both a decrease in size and loss in number of type II muscle fibers with increasing age. Although these age-related histologic changes are believed to result in decreased strength and functional capacity, age-related changes in muscle force dynamics have not been clearly elucidated. Using vibromyographic (VMG) techniques… (More)


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@article{Huang1999ChangesIP, title={Changes in postural muscle dynamics as a function of age.}, author={Ren Ping Huang and Clinton T. Rubin and Kenneth J. McLeod}, journal={The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences}, year={1999}, volume={54 8}, pages={B352-7} }