Leg Press

An exercise performed by using the legs to push a weighted bar or lever away from the body while seated or reclined.
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Testosterone supplementation in men increases fat-free mass, but whether measures of muscle performance, such as maximal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
UNLABELLED High-frequency mechanical strain seems to stimulate bone strength in animals. In this randomized controlled trial, hip… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Thirty-two untrained men [mean (SD) age 22.5 (5.8) years, height 178.3 (7.2) cm, body mass 77.8 (11.9) kg] participated in an 8… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Testosterone increases muscle mass and strength and regulates other physiological processes, but we do not know whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE This study compared the relationship between surface electromyographic (EMG) activity and isometric force of m… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Testosterone (T) therapy for hypogonadal men should correct the clinical abnormalities of T deficiency, including improvement of… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of whole-body vibrations (WBV) on the mechanical behaviour of human skeletal… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE The specific aim of this project was to quantify knee forces and muscle activity while performing squat and leg press… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
An 8-wk progressive resistance training program for the lower extremity was performed twice a week to investigate the time course… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The purpose of this study was to record the blood pressure response to heavy weight-lifting exercise in five experienced body… (More)
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