Neuromuscular hamstring function in response to intermittent running and previous injury

Opar, David A. (2013) Neuromuscular hamstring function in response to intermittent running and previous injury. PhD by Publication, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This thesis examined the impact of previous hamstring injury and fatigue on the function of the hamstring muscles and their neural control. The work established the role of neuromuscular inhibition after hamstring injury and involved the development of a new field testing device for eccentric hamstring strength, which is now in high demand in elite sport worldwide. David has four peer-reviewed publications from this doctoral work.

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ID Code: 64107
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD by Publication)
Supervisor: Shield, Anthony & Smeathers, James
Keywords: Hamstring, Strain injury, Neuromuscular, Electromyography, Eccentric
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 11 Nov 2013 01:48
Last Modified: 07 Sep 2015 22:39

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