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 (kə-nē′sē-ŏl′ə-jē, -zē-)
1. The study of the anatomy, physiology, and mechanics of body movement, especially in humans.
2. The application of the principles of kinesiology to the evaluation and treatment of muscular imbalance or derangement.

[Greek kīnēsis, movement; see kinesis + -logy.]

ki·ne′si·ol′o·gist n.


1. (Physiology) someone who studies, or is skilled in, kinesiology
2. (Biology) someone who studies, or is skilled in, kinesiology
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The One Minute Workout', by kinesiologist Martin Gibala, documents the research into these fairly new form of exercise, which can include burpees and cycling sprints.
A kinesiologist looks at the alignment and structure of the bones and how they affect the muscles working as a group,' Cuthbert explained.
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Sex Age (years) Profession 1 Female 40 Nurse technician (senior level) 2 Female 52 Nurse technician (senior level) 3 Female 28 Midwife 4 Female 28 Psychologist 5 Female 30 Nurse 6 Female 27 Physician 7 Female 37 Midwife 8 Female 33 Midwife 9 Male 50 Midwife 10 Female 41 Nurse 11 Female 58 Midwife 12 Male 29 Physician 13 Male 26 Physician 14 Female 50 Social worker 15 Male 39 Public administrator 16 Male 29 Psychologist 17 Female 31 Social worker 18 Female 51 Midwife 19 Female 51 Nurse 20 Female 50 Kinesiologist 21 Female 47 Midwife 22 Female 51 Midwife No.
Oliveros developed a new form of integrated listening in the 1970s through her work with an all-women improvisation ensemble and the research she pursued with a team that included a dance kinesiologist, a psychologist, specialists in biofeedback, and an optical physicist.
Ada Mueller, a saintly German medical doctor who had struggled with women in the prison system for decades, came out of retirement and was joined by Karen Kain's sister Sandra, who was a registered nurse, a Tai Chi master, four massage therapists and a kinesiologist.
What started as a small operation, has grown into a fully-fledged clinic with 5 physiotherapists, 2 registered massage therapists, one kinesiologist and one personal trainer.
It is delivered by an interdisciplinary team (physiotherapist, occupational therapist, psychologist, kinesiologist, physician, guidance counsellor) 7 hours a day, 5 days a week, for 5 weeks.
Aliana Kim is a kinesiologist, biologist, licensed massage therapist, registered yoga teacher, CrossFit level 1, and gymnastics trainer.
Yurkovsky in New York and our neurotherapist in Maryland on the speakerphone, with myself and our kinesiologist present in the room.
The procedure was carried out by a professional kinesiologist specialized in posture biomechanics in the Biomechanics and Motor Control Laboratory of the Universidad del Bio-Bio.
Department of Biomedical Sciences for Health at the Universita degli Studi di Milano, Kinesiologist, Bodywork and Breathing Therapist.