Cross-education of arm muscular strength is unidirectional in right-handed individuals.

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PURPOSE Cross-education of strength is a neural adaptation defined as the increase in strength of the untrained contralateral limb after unilateral training. The purpose was to determine the effect of the direction of transfer on cross-education in right-handed individuals. METHODS Thirty-nine strongly right-handed females were randomized into a left-hand… (More)

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@article{Farthing2005CrosseducationOA, title={Cross-education of arm muscular strength is unidirectional in right-handed individuals.}, author={Jonathan P. Farthing and Philip D. Chilibeck and Gord Binsted}, journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise}, year={2005}, volume={37 9}, pages={1594-600} }