Affiliation: Utah State University
- The influence of ergometer pedaling direction on peak patellofemoral joint forcesE Bressel
Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA
Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 16:431-7. 2001..To compare patellofemoral joint forces during forward pedaling and reverse pedaling on a bicycle ergometer...
- The effect of handgrip position on upper extremity neuromuscular responses to arm cranking exerciseE Bressel
Utah State University, Logan, UT, USA
J Electromyogr Kinesiol 11:291-8. 2001..Muscle IS exhibited less activity in the supinated position and may be clinically relevant if it allows arm cranking to occur without subsequent shoulder pain, which is often the aim of shoulder rehabilitation...
- The effect of prolonged static and cyclic stretching on ankle joint stiffness, torque relaxation, and gait in people with strokeEadric Bressel
Utah State University, Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, 7000 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322, USA
Phys Ther 82:880-7. 2002..The purpose of this study was to examine the short-term effects of prolonged static and cyclic calf stretching on passive ankle joint stiffness, torque relaxation, and gait in people with ischemic stroke...
- Bicycle seat designs and their effect on pelvic angle, trunk angle, and comfortEadric Bressel
Biomechanics Laboratory, HPER Department, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:327-32. 2003..To examine whether bicycle seats with anterior-medial cutouts influence pelvic angle, trunk angle, and comfort in female subjects during cycling...
- Ankle joint proprioception and passive mechanical properties of the calf muscles after an Achilles tendon rupture: a comparison with matched controlsEadric Bressel
Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA
Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 19:284-91. 2004..To examine if ankle joint proprioception, passive stiffness, and torque relaxation responses of the involved and uninvolved limbs of persons with a previous history of an Achilles tendon rupture were different from matched controls...
- Comparison of static and dynamic balance in female collegiate soccer, basketball, and gymnastics athletesEadric Bressel
Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA
J Athl Train 42:42-6. 2007..How athletes from different sports perform on balance tests is not well understood. When prescribing balance exercises to athletes in different sports, it may be important to recognize performance variations...
- Bicycle seat interface pressure: reliability, validity, and influence of hand position and workloadEadric Bressel
Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Utah State University, 7000 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322, USA
J Biomech 38:1325-31. 2005..Additionally, the results indicated that workrate and hand position were factors influencing seat pressure and that males and females responded differently to adjustments of these factors...
- Influence of bicycle seat pressure on compression of the perineum: a MRI analysisEadric Bressel
Biomechanics Laboratory, HPER Department, Utah State University, Logan, UT, USA
J Biomech 40:198-202. 2007..This information can be used to optimize seat design and thus reduce perineal injuries...
- Predicting a 10 repetition maximum for the free weight parallel squat using the 45 degrees angled leg pressJeffrey M Willardson
Department of Exercise and Wellness, Arizona State University East, Mesa 85212, USA
J Strength Cond Res 18:567-71. 2004..310) + 19.438 kg, and (c) subject pool squat mass = leg press mass (0.354) + 2.235 kg. These prediction equations may save time and reduce the risk of injury when switching from the leg press to the squat exercise...
- Augmented feedback reduces ground reaction forces in the landing phase of the volleyball spike jumpJohn B Cronin
Auckland University of Technology, School of Sport and Recreation in Auckland, New Zealand
J Sport Rehabil 17:148-59. 2008..Frequency and magnitude of ground reaction forces (GRF) have been implicated in causing injuries such as "jumpers knee."..