Muscular work

(Physiol.) the work done by a muscle through the power of contraction.

See also: Work

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The exercises to be proposed should be as similar as possible to field activities, including the range of motion, where force is applied in the range of motion, the direction in which force is applied, the speed of movement, the type of muscle contraction and the muscular work regime.
If a person does heavy muscular work in a high temperature and humidity they will feel pain in the muscles.
"It helps integrate all of the muscular work you're doing while keeping inflammation at bay."
There are echoes here of the muscular work of William Burges, while elements from G.E.
"I specialize in muscular work and performance enhancement," he said.
The most important ones include shift work and irregular working hours, continuous psychological stress, sedentary work and static muscular work and heavy lifting and moving of loads.
The significance of the study of seasonal peculiarities of responses of coagulation system to the muscular work is conditioned by the importance of revealing potentially dangerous periods of thrombohemorrhagic complications.
(1953) Positive and negative muscular work. Acta Physiologica Scandinavica 28, 364-382.
The muscle's ability to convert chemical energy from food into muscular work is directly related to performance in sport and dance alike.
Muscular work at a midfield maul saw James Goode force a turnover to get the crowd going, and the yappy stewardship of Peter Stringer kept a semblance of shape about the home side as the Irish scrum-half directed his pack around the park.
But it was the visitors who crossed the line first after some muscular work from Stephen Archer, Mick O'Driscoll and Ian Nagle saw the ball delivered to Keatley, whose cross-kick to the unmarked Luke O'Dea saw the young winger make it in at the right corner.
He considers questions like how muscular work is best adjusted relative for optimal pacing during aerobic endurance competitions, how approaches are changed when an all-out effort is needed, whether specific times of day or seasons make training more effective or maximize performance, and whether athletes perceive time differently than nonathletes.