MC6

Equipment: 3 AMTI MC6-1000 six-axis transducers

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Z. El Ouaaid, A. Shirazi-Adl, A. Plamondon, C. Larivière, Trunk strength, muscle activity and spinal loads in maximum isometric flexion and extension exertions: A combined in vivo-computational study, Journal of Biomechanics, Volume 46, Issue 13, 3 September 2013, Pages 2228-2235

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2013.06.018

Keywords: Trunk; Maximum isometric exertion; Flexion; Extension; EMG; Finite element; Compression; Shear

 

Equipment used: 1 AMTI MC6-6-1000 Force Plate - www.amti.biz/mc6.aspx

Christian Larivière, Denis Gagnon, Karine Genest, Offering proper feedback to control for out-of-plane lumbar moments influences the activity of trunk muscles during unidirectional isometric trunk exertions, Journal of Biomechanics, Volume 42, Issue 10, 22 July 2009, Pages 1498-1505

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2009.03.045

Keywords: Trunk muscle coordination; Electromyography; Dynamometry; Feedback; 3D analysis; Coupled moments

Equipment used: 1 AMTI MC6-5000 Force Sensor - www.amti.biz/mc6.aspx

Kuen-Horng Tsai, Guan-Liang Chang, Ruey-Mo Lin, Differences in mechanical response between fractured and non-fractured spines under high-speed impact, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 12, Issues 7–8, October–December 1997, Pages 445-451

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0268-0033(97)00022-3

Keywords: Spinal fractures; high-speed impact; mechanical responses

Equipment used: 1 AMTI MC6-6-1000 Force Sensor - www.amti.biz/mc6.aspx

Christian Larivière, Denis Gravel, Denis Gagnon, Phillip Gardiner, A. Bertrand Arsenault, Nathaly Gaudreault, Gender influence on fatigability of back muscles during intermittent isometric contractions: A study of neuromuscular activation patterns, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 21, Issue 9, November 2006, Pages 893-904

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2006.05.004

Keywords: Relative endurance; Strength; Electromyography; Sex; Variable load sharing

Equipment used: 1 AMTI MC6-1000 Force Sensor - www.amti.biz/mc6.aspx

S. van Drongelen, L.H.V. van der Woude, H.E.J. Veeger, Load on the shoulder complex during wheelchair propulsion and weight relief lifting, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 26, Issue 5, June 2011, Pages 452-457

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2011.01.006

Keywords: Shoulder; Biomechanics; Activities of daily living; Glenohumeral joint; Acromioclavicular joint; Sternoclavicular joint

Equipment used: 1 AMTI MC6-6-1000 Force Sensor - www.amti.biz/mc6.aspx

Christian Larivière, Denis Gravel, Denis Gagnon, A. Bertrand Arsenault, Patrick Loisel, Yves Lepage, Back strength cannot be predicted accurately from anthropometric measures in subjects with and without chronic low back pain, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 18, Issue 6, July 2003, Pages 473-479

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0268-0033(03)00026-3

Keywords: L5/S1 extension torque; Anthropometry; Motor learning; Fat free mass; Dynamometry; Back muscle; Strength; Low back pain

Equipment used: 1 AMTI MC6-6-1000 Force Sensor - www.amti.biz/mc6.aspx

Christian Larivière, A. Bertrand Arsenault, On the use of EMG-ratios to assess the coordination of back muscles, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 23, Issue 10, December 2008, Pages 1209-1219

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2008.09.001

Keywords: Back pain; Surface electromyography; Dynamometry; Lumbar impairment; Subcutaneous tissue thickness; Force level; Reliability

Equipment used: 1 AMTI MC6-1000 Force Sensor – www.amti.biz/mc6.aspx

S. van Drongelen, L.H.V. van der Woude, H.E.J. Veeger, Load on the shoulder complex during wheelchair propulsion and weight relief lifting, Clinical Biomechanics, Volume 26, Issue 5, June 2011, Pages 452-457

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2011.01.006

Keywords: Shoulder; Biomechanics; Activities of daily living; Glenohumeral joint; Acromioclavicular joint; Sternoclavicular joint