Taian M M Vieira

Summary

Affiliation: Politecnico di Torino
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Recruitment of motor units in the medial gastrocnemius muscle during human quiet standing: is recruitment intermittent? What triggers recruitment?
    Taian M M Vieira
    School of Physical Education and Sports, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Neurophysiol 107:666-76. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Automatic segmentation of surface EMG images: Improving the estimation of neuromuscular activity
    Taian M M Vieira
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Biomech 43:2149-58. 2010
  3. pmc Postural activation of the human medial gastrocnemius muscle: are the muscle units spatially localised?
    Taian M M Vieira
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System LISiN, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Physiol 589:431-43. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Do surface electromyograms provide physiological estimates of conduction velocity from the medial gastrocnemius muscle?
    Alessio Gallina
    Laboratorio di Ingegneria del Sistema Neuromuscolare LISIN, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 23:319-25. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Are the myoelectric manifestations of fatigue distributed regionally in the human medial gastrocnemius muscle?
    Alessio Gallina
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System LISiN, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 21:929-38. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Insights gained into the interpretation of surface electromyograms from the gastrocnemius muscles: A simulation study
    Luca Mesin
    Department of Electronics, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Biomech 44:1096-103. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Advances in surface EMG: recent progress in clinical research applications
    Roberto Merletti
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System LISiN, Department of Electronics, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
    Crit Rev Biomed Eng 38:347-79. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Advances in surface EMG: recent progress in detection and processing techniques
    Roberto Merletti
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System LISiN, Department of Electronics, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
    Crit Rev Biomed Eng 38:305-45. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Postural sway changes during pregnancy: a descriptive study using stabilometry
    Liliam F Oliveira
    Sport and Physical Education School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, 21941 590 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 147:25-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Is the stabilization of quiet upright stance in humans driven by synchronized modulations of the activity of medial and lateral gastrocnemius muscles?
    Taian M M Vieira
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System, Politecnico di Torino, Via Cavali 22 H 10138, Torino, Italy
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 108:85-97. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Recruitment of motor units in the medial gastrocnemius muscle during human quiet standing: is recruitment intermittent? What triggers recruitment?
    Taian M M Vieira
    School of Physical Education and Sports, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Neurophysiol 107:666-76. 2012
    ..This modal rate is consistent with previous circumstantial evidence relating the control of standing to an intrinsic, higher level planning process...
  2. doi request reprint Automatic segmentation of surface EMG images: Improving the estimation of neuromuscular activity
    Taian M M Vieira
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Biomech 43:2149-58. 2010
    ..In both cases, the regionalization of neuromuscular activity occurred and was consistently identified with the segmentation method...
  3. pmc Postural activation of the human medial gastrocnemius muscle: are the muscle units spatially localised?
    Taian M M Vieira
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System LISiN, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Physiol 589:431-43. 2011
    ..It is concluded that relative to the whole muscle, and compared with the cat, muscle units in human MG are localised. The localisation of muscle units might have implications for the regional control of muscle activity...
  4. doi request reprint Do surface electromyograms provide physiological estimates of conduction velocity from the medial gastrocnemius muscle?
    Alessio Gallina
    Laboratorio di Ingegneria del Sistema Neuromuscolare LISIN, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 23:319-25. 2013
    ..001), where occurrences of propagating potentials were often verified through visual analysis. For the first time, this study shows that CV might be reliably assessed from surface EMGs collected from the most distal gastrocnemius region...
  5. doi request reprint Are the myoelectric manifestations of fatigue distributed regionally in the human medial gastrocnemius muscle?
    Alessio Gallina
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System LISiN, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 21:929-38. 2011
    ..Technically, the possibility of studying myoelectric fatigue in the MG muscle appears to depend on the electrode location...
  6. doi request reprint Insights gained into the interpretation of surface electromyograms from the gastrocnemius muscles: A simulation study
    Luca Mesin
    Department of Electronics, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Biomech 44:1096-103. 2011
    ..These results are discussed on a physiological context, highlighting the relevance of the model proposed here for the interpretation of gastrocnemius EMGs and for conceiving future experiments on muscles with pinnate geometry...
  7. ncbi request reprint Advances in surface EMG: recent progress in clinical research applications
    Roberto Merletti
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System LISiN, Department of Electronics, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
    Crit Rev Biomed Eng 38:347-79. 2010
    ..The material is presented with an effort to fill gaps left by previous reviews and identify areas open for future research...
  8. ncbi request reprint Advances in surface EMG: recent progress in detection and processing techniques
    Roberto Merletti
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System LISiN, Department of Electronics, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
    Crit Rev Biomed Eng 38:305-45. 2010
    ..The material is presented with an effort to fill gaps left by previous reviews and identify areas open for future research...
  9. ncbi request reprint Postural sway changes during pregnancy: a descriptive study using stabilometry
    Liliam F Oliveira
    Sport and Physical Education School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, 21941 590 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 147:25-8. 2009
    ..This study aims to analyse changes in body sway over the course of pregnancy...
  10. doi request reprint Is the stabilization of quiet upright stance in humans driven by synchronized modulations of the activity of medial and lateral gastrocnemius muscles?
    Taian M M Vieira
    Laboratory for Engineering of the Neuromuscular System, Politecnico di Torino, Via Cavali 22 H 10138, Torino, Italy
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 108:85-97. 2010
    ..Hence, the stabilization of the quiet standing posture likely relies on flexible rather than stereotyped mechanisms of control...