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Abdominal Muscles

Known as: Abdominal Muscle, Musculature of abdominal wall, Musculi abdominis 
Any of the muscles of the abdomen that comprise the abdominal wall; these muscles include the rectus abdominis, the external and internal oblique… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
PurposeTo update the World Society of the Abdominal Compartment Syndrome (WSACS) consensus definitions and management statements… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Study Design. Ultrasound and electromyographic (EMG) measures of trunk muscle activity were compared between low back pain (LBP… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
To investigate the ability of ultrasonography to estimate muscle activity, we measured architectural parameters (pennation angles… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The response of the abdominal muscles to voluntary contraction of the pelvic floor (PF) muscles was investigated in women with no… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To determine whether voluntary abdominal muscle contraction is associated with pelvic floor muscle activity. DESIGN… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVES To assess the paraspinal and abdominal muscle activities during different therapeutic exercises and to study how load… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
  • S. Iscoe
  • Progress in Neurobiology
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 34220852
Abdominal muscles serve many roles; in addition to breathing, especially at higher levels of chemical drive or at increased end… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The ability of surface electrodes to accurately detect the activity of a particular muscle relies not only on their being placed… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Activity of the trunk muscles is essential for maintaining stability of the lumbar spine because of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The innervation of ventral longitudinal abdominal muscles (muscles 6, 7, 12, and 13) of third-instar Drosophila larvae was… Expand