Transversus abdominis and core stability: has the pendulum swung?

  title={Transversus abdominis and core stability: has the pendulum swung?},
  author={Garry T Allison and Sue L Morris},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  volume={42 11},
In the past decade there has been a focus on isolated transversus abdominis activation and how it contributes to lumbo-pelvic stability. This rationale has not only influenced the management of chronic low back pain (LBP); it has also been included in exercises for many other pathologies of the lower and upper limb and also for prophylaxis in pain-free subjects. 
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