Anthony G Schache

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Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of running speed on lower limb joint kinetics
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1260-71. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Stretch and activation of the human biarticular hamstrings across a range of running speeds
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:2813-28. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Three-dimensional geometry of the human biceps femoris long head measured in vivo using magnetic resonance imaging
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 28:278-84. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Mechanics of the human hamstring muscles during sprinting
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:647-58. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Can a clinical test of hamstring strength identify football players at risk of hamstring strain?
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:38-41. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Biomechanical response to hamstring muscle strain injury
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Gait Posture 29:332-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Rupture of the conjoint tendon at the proximal musculotendinous junction of the biceps femoris long head: a case report
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:797-802. 2008
  8. doi request reprint The effect of gait modification on the external knee adduction moment is reference frame dependent
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 23:601-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of thigh cluster configuration on the estimation of hip axial rotation
    Anthony G Schache
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Gait Posture 27:60-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Hamstring muscle forces prior to and immediately following an acute sprinting-related muscle strain injury
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Gait Posture 32:136-40. 2010

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Effect of running speed on lower limb joint kinetics
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1260-71. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of running speed on lower limb joint kinetics...
  2. doi request reprint Stretch and activation of the human biarticular hamstrings across a range of running speeds
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:2813-28. 2013
    ..This study determined how hamstrings neuro-mechanical behaviour changed with faster running, and whether differences existed between SM, ST and BF(LH)...
  3. doi request reprint Three-dimensional geometry of the human biceps femoris long head measured in vivo using magnetic resonance imaging
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 28:278-84. 2013
    ..The potential mechanical action of this muscle at a critical stage in the stride cycle was evaluated by calculating three-dimensional lines-of-action and moment arms about the hip and knee joints in vivo...
  4. doi request reprint Mechanics of the human hamstring muscles during sprinting
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:647-58. 2012
    ..e., semimembranosus (SM), semitendinosus (ST), biceps femoris long head (BF), biceps femoris short head (BF))...
  5. doi request reprint Can a clinical test of hamstring strength identify football players at risk of hamstring strain?
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:38-41. 2011
    ..To demonstrate the potential for a simple clinical test of hamstring muscle strength to identify susceptibility to muscle strain injury...
  6. doi request reprint Biomechanical response to hamstring muscle strain injury
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Gait Posture 29:332-8. 2009
    ..It is concluded that hamstring strains during sprinting most likely occur during terminal swing as a consequence of an eccentric contraction...
  7. doi request reprint Rupture of the conjoint tendon at the proximal musculotendinous junction of the biceps femoris long head: a case report
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:797-802. 2008
    ..These findings are consistent with an intact repair. The case demonstrates that complete functional and radiological resolution is possible following surgical repair of significant hamstring musculotendinous junction tears...
  8. doi request reprint The effect of gait modification on the external knee adduction moment is reference frame dependent
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 23:601-8. 2008
    ..This study investigated the extent to which reference frame convention affects the interpretation of how gait modification alters the external knee adduction moment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of thigh cluster configuration on the estimation of hip axial rotation
    Anthony G Schache
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Gait Posture 27:60-9. 2008
    ..Until future work provides further insight, one must remain cautious when using estimates of hip axial rotation for purposes of research or clinical interpretation...
  10. doi request reprint Hamstring muscle forces prior to and immediately following an acute sprinting-related muscle strain injury
    Anthony G Schache
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Gait Posture 32:136-40. 2010
    ..These results lend support to the paradigm that the hamstrings are most susceptible to muscle strain injury during the terminal swing phase of sprinting when they are contracting eccentrically...
  11. ncbi request reprint Are anthropometric and kinematic parameters of the lumbo-pelvic-hip complex related to running injuries?
    Anthony G Schache
    Hugh Williamson Gait Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Res Sports Med 13:127-47. 2005
    ..Despite the theoretical rationale, no evidence was found in the current experiment demonstrating a clear relationship between anthropometric or kinematic parameters of the lumbo-pelvic-hip complex and running injuries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Differences between the sexes in the three-dimensional angular rotations of the lumbo-pelvic-hip complex during treadmill running
    Anthony G Schache
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Sports Sci 21:105-18. 2003
    ..Given these results, sport scientists conducting future biomechanical studies using angular data to test hypotheses are advised to be extremely cautious about averaging across male and female participants...
  13. doi request reprint Potential of lower-limb muscles to accelerate the body during cerebral palsy gait
    Tomas A Correa
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Gait Posture 36:194-200. 2012
    ..The results of such studies may lead to improved treatment outcomes for individuals with impaired mobility...
  14. doi request reprint Muscular strategy shift in human running: dependence of running speed on hip and ankle muscle performance
    Tim W Dorn
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    J Exp Biol 215:1944-56. 2012
    ..These findings provide insight into the strategies used by the leg muscles to maximise running performance and have implications for the design of athletic training programs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Differences in lower limb transverse plane joint moments during gait when expressed in two alternative reference frames
    Anthony G Schache
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and Hugh Williamson Gait Laboratory, Royal Childrens Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Biomech 40:9-19. 2007
    ..These findings indicate that the different transverse plane joint moment profiles during able-bodied adult gait reported in the literature are likely to be explained on this basis...
  16. doi request reprint Sagittal plane bending moments acting on the lower leg during running
    Affendi Haris Phuah
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Gait Posture 31:218-22. 2010
    ..Stress fracture susceptibility will also be influenced by bone strength and this should also be accounted for in future studies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Delayed onset of transversus abdominus in long-standing groin pain
    Sallie M Cowan
    The Centre for Sports Medicine and Research and Education, School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, 200 Berkeley St, Carlton, Vix, 3010, Australia
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:2040-5. 2004
    ..Theoretical rationale indicates a relationship between the motor control of the pelvis and long-standing groin pain; however, this link has not been investigated...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different methods for estimating muscle forces in human movement
    Yi Chung Lin
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Proc Inst Mech Eng H 226:103-12. 2012
    ..46 to 0.99 (p < 0.001 for all muscles). These results suggest that the robustness and efficiency of static optimisation make it the most attractive method for estimating muscle forces in human locomotion...
  19. doi request reprint Non-invasive assessment of soft-tissue artifact and its effect on knee joint kinematics during functional activity
    Massoud Akbarshahi
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    J Biomech 43:1292-301. 2010
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  20. ncbi request reprint Familiarization to treadmill running in young unimpaired adults
    Vesna Lavcanska
    Musculoskeletal Research Centre, School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 24:544-57. 2005
    ..Future studies comparing treadmill and overground running need to provide an adequate treadmill familiarization time of at least 6 min prior to data capture of sagittal-plane kinematic events...
  21. doi request reprint Patellofemoral joint loading during stair ambulation in people with patellofemoral osteoarthritis
    Laurence A Fok
    University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 65:2059-69. 2013
    ..To determine whether people with patellofemoral (PF) joint osteoarthritis (OA) ascend and descend stairs with different PF joint loading, knee joint moments, lower limb kinematics, and muscle forces compared to healthy people...
  22. ncbi request reprint Defining the knee joint flexion-extension axis for purposes of quantitative gait analysis: an evaluation of methods
    Anthony G Schache
    Hugh Williamson Gait Laboratory, 3rd Floor, Main Block, Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    Gait Posture 24:100-9. 2006
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  23. ncbi request reprint Intra-subject repeatability of the three dimensional angular kinematics within the lumbo-pelvic-hip complex during running
    Anthony G Schache
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
    Gait Posture 15:136-45. 2002
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  24. doi request reprint Performance on the single-leg squat task indicates hip abductor muscle function
    Kay M Crossley
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Melbourne School of Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Am J Sports Med 39:866-73. 2011
    ..Thus, it is imperative to develop and evaluate a clinical assessment tool that is capable of identifying people with poor hip muscle function...
  25. pmc Targeted physiotherapy for patellofemoral joint osteoarthritis: a protocol for a randomised, single-blind controlled trial
    Kay M Crossley
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Melbourne School of Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:122. 2008
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  26. ncbi request reprint On the expression of joint moments during gait
    Anthony G Schache
    Hugh Williamson Gait Laboratory, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Gait Posture 25:440-52. 2007
    ..It is proposed that the non-orthogonal JCS is most logical on the basis of what, biomechanically, the joint moment actually represents...
  27. doi request reprint Can patellar tape reduce the patellar malalignment and pain associated with patellofemoral osteoarthritis?
    Kay M Crossley
    National ICT Australia, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1719-25. 2009
    ..This study aimed to compare patellar alignment in people with and without patellofemoral joint OA and to evaluate immediate effects of patellar taping on patellar alignment and pain in people with patellofemoral joint OA...
  28. doi request reprint Anatomical and mechanical relationship between the proximal attachment of adductor longus and the distal rectus sheath
    Kimberley J Norton-Old
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Anat 26:522-30. 2013
    ..This anatomical relationship may be a relevant factor in explaining the apparent vulnerability of the AL and rectus abdominis attachments to injury...
  29. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional angular kinematics of the lumbar spine and pelvis during running
    Anthony G Schache
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, 3010 Victoria, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 21:273-93. 2002
    ..The identified coordinated kinematic patterns of the lumbar spine and pelvis during running serve as a basis for future investigations exploring the relationship between atypical kinematic patterns and injury...
  30. doi request reprint Hip arthroscopy for intra-articular pathology: a systematic review of outcomes with and without femoral osteoplasty
    Joanne L Kemp
    Melbourne School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 46:632-43. 2012
    ..Arthroscopy is increasingly used to improve pain and function in athletes with hip joint pathology. Surgical techniques have evolved to utilise arthroscopic femoral osteoplasty to address potential morphological contributors to pathology...
  31. doi request reprint The anatomy of the pubic region revisited: implications for the pathogenesis and clinical management of chronic groin pain in athletes
    Brett A Robertson
    School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sports Med 39:225-34. 2009
    ..The purpose of this literature review is to reappraise the anatomy of the pubic region, considering findings from cadaveric dissection and histology studies, as well as those from diagnostic imaging studies in athletes...
  32. doi request reprint Self-selected walking speed predicts ability to run following traumatic brain injury
    Gavin Williams
    Physiotherapy Department, Epworth Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Dr Williams and Centre for Health Exercise and Sports Medicine, School of Physiotherapy Drs Williams and Morris and Department of Mechanical Engineering Dr Schache, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 28:379-85. 2013
    ..To identify factors that predict running ability following traumatic brain injury (TBI), and to quantify performance thresholds for these predictors...
  33. doi request reprint Mobility after traumatic brain injury: relationships with ankle joint power generation and motor skill level
    Gavin P Williams
    Physiotherapy Department, Epworth Hospital, Richmond, Melbourne, Australia Dr Williams and School of Physiotherapy Drs Williams and Morris and Department of Mechanical Engineering Dr Schache, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 28:371-8. 2013
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  34. doi request reprint Evaluation of a conceptual framework for retraining high-level mobility following traumatic brain injury: two case reports
    Gavin P Williams
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 25:164-72. 2010
    ..Findings of these case reports provide evidence supporting "proof of concept" that clinical interventions can lead to improvement in high-level mobility following severe TBI...