Exercise and quadriceps muscle cooling time.

  title={Exercise and quadriceps muscle cooling time.},
  author={Blaine C Long and Mitchell L. Cordova and Jody B Brucker and Timothy J Demchak and Marcus B Stone},
  journal={Journal of athletic training},
  volume={40 4},
CONTEXT Cryotherapy is commonly used for a variety of purposes; however, the body's response to cryotherapy immediately postexercise is unknown. OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of prior exercise on crushed-ice-bag treatment of a large muscle group. DESIGN 2 x 3 repeated-measures design on depth (1 cm and 2 cm below adipose tissue) and treatment (exercise followed by ice, exercise followed by no ice, and no exercise followed by ice). SETTING Sports Injury Research Laboratory… CONTINUE READING