The importance of leg support for relaxation of the pelvic floor muscles. A surface electromyograph study in healthy girls.

@article{Wennergren1991TheIO,
  title={The importance of leg support for relaxation of the pelvic floor muscles. A surface electromyograph study in healthy girls.},
  author={H M Wennergren and Birgitta E Oberg and Per Sandstedt},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of urology and nephrology},
  year={1991},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={205-13}
}
The ability of relaxation is a necessary component for a good function of the pelvic floor muscles (PF). The importance of a relaxation technique for the PF has not been paid much attention in children either in urological examinations or treatments. The aim was to seek postures with optimal relaxation of the PF for use in clinical practice with girls. The relaxation of the PF and adjacent hip and abdominal muscle groups was studied by using surface electromyography (EMG) and a polygraph writer… CONTINUE READING
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