Determination of the fascicle length of the gastrocnemius muscle during calf raise exercise using ultrasonography.

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[Purpose] The purpose of this study was to find a strength training protocol which maintains isometric contraction of the triceps surae during dorsal flexion of the ankle. [Subjects] The left feet of 22 young normal volunteers who did not have orthopedic injuries or lower limb pain participated in this study. [Methods] All subjects performed four sets of… (More)
DOI: 10.1589/jpts.27.3763

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@article{Kudo2015DeterminationOT, title={Determination of the fascicle length of the gastrocnemius muscle during calf raise exercise using ultrasonography.}, author={Shintarou Kudo and Tomoyuki Hisada and Takanori Sato}, journal={Journal of physical therapy science}, year={2015}, volume={27 12}, pages={3763-6} }