- Instructing pelvic floor contraction facilitates transversus abdominis thickness increase during low-abdominal hollowingDuncan Critchley
Division of Physiotherapy, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Biomedical Sciences, King s College, London, UK
Physiother Res Int 7:65-75. 2002..The present study investigated the effect of instructing PF contraction on TrA thickness increase during low abdominal hollowing...
- Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of three types of physiotherapy used to reduce chronic low back pain disability: a pragmatic randomized trial with economic evaluationDuncan J Critchley
Academic Department of Physiotherapy, School of Biomedical and Health Sciences, King s College London, London, UK
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1474-81. 2007..Pragmatic, randomized, assessor blinded, clinical trial with economic analysis...
- Effect of pilates mat exercises and conventional exercise programmes on transversus abdominis and obliquus internus abdominis activity: pilot randomised trialDuncan J Critchley
Academic Department of Physiotherapy, King s College London, London, UK
Man Ther 16:183-9. 2011..Pilates training appears to increase TrA activity but only when performing Pilates exercises. Further research is required into Pilates in clinical populations and how to increase deep abdominal activation during functional activities...
- Transversus abdominis and obliquus internus activity during pilates exercises: measurement with ultrasound scanningIrit Endleman
School of Human Health and Performance, University College London, London, UK
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:2205-12. 2008..To assess activity of transversus abdominis (TrA) and obliquus internus abdominis (OI) muscles during classical Pilates exercises performed correctly and incorrectly, and with or without equipment...