Motor-unit synchronization increases EMG amplitude and decreases force steadiness of simulated contractions.

@article{Yao2000MotorunitSI,
  title={Motor-unit synchronization increases EMG amplitude and decreases force steadiness of simulated contractions.},
  author={Wei-Hong Yao and R J Fuglevand and Roger M. Enoka},
  journal={Journal of neurophysiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={83 1},
  pages={
          441-52
        }
}
The purpose of the study was to determine the effect of motor-unit synchronization on the surface electromyogram (EMG) and isometric force using a computer model of muscle contraction. The EMG and force were simulated by generating muscle fiber action potentials, defining motor-unit mechanical characteristics and territories, estimating motor-unit action potentials, specifying motor-unit discharge times, and imposing various levels of motor-unit synchronization. The output (EMG and force) was… 
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