leg extensor

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Noun1.leg extensor - an exercise designed to strengthen the extensor muscles of the legleg extensor - an exercise designed to strengthen the extensor muscles of the leg
leg exercise - exercise designed to strengthen the leg muscles
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Training tests were administered prior and following 8 weeks of home-based YT and RT at the laboratory of Physical Training Research Center (measuring height, weight, balance) and the examination center of National Olympics Academy (measuring the strength of leg extensor muscles and time of walking a 10-meter distance).
Static stretching routine for one muscle group (leg extensor or flexor) was performed in standing or sitting positions, each for 4 sets of 30 seconds.
Unilateral lower limb muscle power was evaluated using the Nottingham leg extensor power rig [21].
McAuliffe, "Effects of distally fixated versus nondistally fixated leg extensor resistance training on knee pain in the early period after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction," Physical Therapy, vol.
The maximal isometric leg extensor muscle strength was measured by a leg press dynamometer.
Leg extensor muscle power is an independent determinant of pain and quality of life in knee osteoarthritis, according to a cross-sectional analysis of data from a trial.
All participants had a defined stronger leg and weaker leg based on leg extensor strength assessments.
The change in leg extensor muscle involvement velocity at weightlifting from deep squat, at different weights and maximal velocity.
Mostly in practicing movements including agility, leg extensor muscle are stretched tight concentrically and following an acceleration phase it includes a fast deceleration phase in which leg extensor muscles are stretched eccentrically (simonsen et al.
Outcome Measures: The primary outcome measures included postural sway (measured with the [AccuSway.sup.PLUS] force platform), leg power (using the Leg Extensor Power Rig) and the Timed Up and Go test (TUG).
These fibres are important in generating explosive leg extensor power [10, 11], which is essential for mobility [12].
There was a significant change in leg extensor muscles strength following the training program on leg extension machine.