isokinetic exercise


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i·so·ki·net·ic exercise

 (ī′sō-kə-nĕt′ĭk, -kī-)
n.
Exercise performed with a specialized apparatus that provides variable resistance to a movement, so that no matter how much effort is exerted, the movement takes place at a constant speed. Such exercise is used to test and improve muscular strength and endurance, especially after injury.
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2009) Comparison of isokinetic exercise versus standard exercise training in patients with chronic low back pain: a randomized controlled study.
Cardiovascular stress associated with concentric and eccentric isokinetic exercise in young and older adults.
Co-activation of sprinter and distance runner muscles in isokinetic exercise.
Maximal voluntary eccentric, isometric and concentric torque recovery following a concentric isokinetic exercise.