Rehabilitation of Scapular Muscle Balance

  title={Rehabilitation of Scapular Muscle Balance},
  author={Ann M. Cools and Vincent Dewitte and Frederick Lanszweert and Dries Notebaert and Arne Roets and Barbara Soetens and Barbara Cagnie and Erik Witvrouw},
  journal={The American Journal of Sports Medicine},
  pages={1744 - 1751}
Background Strengthening exercises for the scapular muscles are used in the treatment of scapulothoracic dysfunction related to shoulder injury. [] Key Method Study Design Controlled laboratory study. Methods Electromyographic activity of the 3 trapezius parts and the SA was measured in 45 healthy subjects performing 12 commonly described scapular exercises, using surface electromyography.

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