arm exercise


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Noun1.arm exercise - exercise designed to strengthen the arm musclesarm exercise - exercise designed to strengthen the arm muscles
exercise, exercising, physical exercise, physical exertion, workout - the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit; "the doctor recommended regular exercise"; "he did some exercising"; "the physical exertion required by his work kept him fit"
press-up, pushup - an arm exercise performed lying face to the floor and pushing the body up and down with the arms
chin-up, pull-up - an arm exercise performed by pulling yourself up on a horizontal bar until your chin is level with the bar
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Nordic walking brings added support through the special walking poles providing people with additional arm exercise and creating a wider base of support for enhanced stability while walking.
The addition of FES-evoked cycling to concurrent upper-limb exercise, termed hybrid exercise (HYB), has been shown to elicit greater cardiorespiratory stress than arm exercise alone [17].
Then participants performed a type of repeated arm exercise (elbow flexion eccentric exercise) that typically induces muscle damage.
used a similar exercise protocol as the Hensen study except legs were done after arm exercise instead of before.
The results validate a long-standing practice at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, where supplemental arm exercise with light weights--not arm exercise with squeeze balls and not a treadmill walk--has been used for a decade to prevent adenosine-related side effects during myocardial perfusion imaging.
The other five CP children constituted the arm exercise group and exercised using an arm cranking ergometer with average attendance of 1.
Traditional exercise modes to improve physical fitness for the population with SCI are arm exercise in a wheelchair or using an arm ergometer and leg exercise with functional electrical stimulation (FES).
Therefore, for the given HR, our participants worked at a higher proportion of VO2max during the arm exercise than that simultaneously involving arm and leg, reaching higher values of RPE (Figures 1 and 3).
We d n e s d a y High knees Quick knees forward and backwards zig zags Lying on the floor up to sprint (see today's video) Tricep dips Bicep curls Shoulders and arm exercise with bands Press ups easy/hard After a good warm up set a distance of around 30-40 metres preferably on grass or sand.
The manipulators serve as a robotic rehabilitation system to assist in therapeutic arm exercise for people with arm impairment after stroke.
However, accelerometers would be better to measure non-ambulatory physical activity, such as arm exercise or biking.