Viscoelastic properties of the wrist motor servo in man

@article{Gielen1984ViscoelasticPO,
  title={Viscoelastic properties of the wrist motor servo in man},
  author={C. C. A. M. Gielen and Dr. J. C. Houk and Steven L. Marcus and Lee E. Miller},
  journal={Annals of Biomedical Engineering},
  year={1984},
  volume={12},
  pages={599-620}
}
Viscoelastic properties play an important role in posture and movement. Such properties arise from muscle mechanics and from stretch-reflex actions. We describe experiments designed to characterize both linear and nonlinear elastic and viscous properties of the wrist motor servo in human subjects. First, we describe a trial comparison method for the identification of reflex responses that are unmodified by triggered reaction-time movements. Elastic properties were studied by applying step… CONTINUE READING
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