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Lower Limb Biomechanical Analysis of Healthy Participants.

Bahadori, S. and Wainwright, T., 2020. Lower Limb Biomechanical Analysis of Healthy Participants. Journal of Visualized Experiments, 158, e60720.

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DOI: 10.3791/60720


Biomechanical analysis techniques are useful in the study of human movement. The aim of this study was to introduce a technique for the lower limb biomechanical assessment in healthy participants using commercially available systems. Separate protocols were introduced for the gait analysis and muscle strength testing systems. To ensure maximum accuracy for gait assessment, attention should be given to the marker placements and self-paced treadmill acclimatization time. Similarly, participant positioning, a practice trial, and verbal encouragement are three critical stages in muscle strength testing. The current evidence suggests that the methodology outlined in this article may be effective for the assessment of lower limb biomechanics.

Item Type:Article
Group:Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
ID Code:33773
Deposited By: Symplectic RT2
Deposited On:16 Mar 2020 15:08
Last Modified:15 Apr 2022 01:08


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