The effects of therapeutic hip exercise with abdominal core activation on recruitment of the hip muscles

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BACKGROUND Core stabilization has been utilized for rehabilitation and prevention of lower limb musculoskeletal injuries. Previous studies showed that activation of the abdominal core muscles enhanced the hip muscle activity in hip extension and abduction exercises. However, the lack of the direct measurement and quantification of the activation level of… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12891-017-1674-2

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@inproceedings{Chan2017TheEO, title={The effects of therapeutic hip exercise with abdominal core activation on recruitment of the hip muscles}, author={Mandy Ky Chan and Ka Wai Chow and Alfred Ys Lai and Noble Kc Mak and Jason Sze and Sharon Mh Tsang}, booktitle={BMC musculoskeletal disorders}, year={2017} }