EMG study of erector spinae and multifidus in two isometric back extension exercises.

Abstract

Back exercises addressing deep muscles with a prime stabilising role such as multifidus are important in the rehabilitation of patients with low back pain. Electromyography of erector spinae and multifidus of 18 healthy subjects was investigated during prone arch and two isometric back extension exercises; trunk holding and leg holding. When compared with… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S0004-9514(14)60458-X

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@article{Ng1994EMGSO, title={EMG study of erector spinae and multifidus in two isometric back extension exercises.}, author={J. Ng and C. Richardson}, journal={The Australian journal of physiotherapy}, year={1994}, volume={40 2}, pages={115-21} }