Shoulder musculature activity and stabilization during upper extremity weight-bearing activities.

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BACKGROUND Upper extremity weight-bearing exercises are routinely used in physical therapy for patients with shoulder pathology. However, little evidence exists regarding the demand on the shoulder musculature. OBJECTIVE To examine changes in shoulder muscle activity and center of pressure during upper extremity weight-bearing exercises of increasing… (More)

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@article{Pontillo2007ShoulderMA, title={Shoulder musculature activity and stabilization during upper extremity weight-bearing activities.}, author={Marisa Pontillo and Karl F. Orishimo and Ian J. Kremenic and Malachy P. McHugh and Michael John Mullaney and Timothy F. Tyler}, journal={North American journal of sports physical therapy : NAJSPT}, year={2007}, volume={2 2}, pages={90-6} }