ETHNIC DIFFERENCES IN TRICEPS SURAE MUSCLE‐TENDON COMPLEX AND WALKING ECONOMY

@article{McCarthy2006ETHNICDI,
  title={ETHNIC DIFFERENCES IN TRICEPS SURAE MUSCLE‐TENDON COMPLEX AND WALKING ECONOMY},
  author={John P. McCarthy and Gary R. Hunter and D. Enette Larson-Meyer and Marcas M. Bamman and K A Landers and Bradley R Newcomer},
  journal={Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={20},
  pages={511–518}
}
The purposes of this study were to (a) determine whether structural differences in triceps surae muscle-tendon complex and walking economy exist between 14 African American and 19 Caucasian sedentary women and (b) determine whether muscle-tendon parameters are associated with walking economy. African American and Caucasian subjects were matched on body weight, height, and body composition. Muscle-tendon parameters were determined by magnetic resonance imaging and walking economy was evaluated… 
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