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… (More)
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1936-2017
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
STUDY DESIGN Ultrasound and electromyographic (EMG) measures of trunk muscle activity were compared between low back pain (LBP… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
To investigate the ability of ultrasonography to estimate muscle activity, we measured architectural parameters (pennation angles… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Pelvic floor muscle exercises prescribed for the treatment of incontinence commonly emphasize concurrent relaxation of the… (More)
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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… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
STUDY DESIGN A biomechanical model of the lumbar spine was used to calculate the effects of abdominal muscle coactivation on… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We measured pressures and power of diaphragm, rib cage, and abdominal muscles during quiet breathing (QB) and exercise at 0, 30… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The aim was to investigate possible relationships between activities of the individual muscles of the ventrolateral abdominal… (More)
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