Comparison of Strength Differences and Joint Action Durations Between Full and Partial Range-of-Motion Bench Press Exercise

  title={Comparison of Strength Differences and Joint Action Durations Between Full and Partial Range-of-Motion Bench Press Exercise},
  author={Swapan Mookerjee and Nicholas A Ratamess},
  journal={Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research},
The purpose of this investigation was to study strength differences following an acute exposure to full and partial range-of-motion (ROM) bench press exercise. In addition, we studied elbow joint action durations (via electrogoniometry) during full ROM and partial ROM one repetition maximum (1RM) and five repetition maximum (5RM) bench press exercise. Five strength-trained, male volunteers, age (mean � SD) 25.6 � 3.36 years, were tested on two separate occasions separated by 4 days. Results… 

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