Andrea Biscarini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Perugia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Determination and optimization of joint torques and joint reaction forces in therapeutic exercises with elastic resistance
    Andrea Biscarini
    University of Perugia, Department of Surgical, Radiologic and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Section, Via E dal Pozzo pad W, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Med Eng Phys 34:9-16. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Selective contribution of each hamstring muscle to anterior cruciate ligament protection and tibiofemoral joint stability in leg-extension exercise: a simulation study
    Andrea Biscarini
    Medical Physics Section, Department of Surgical, Radiological and Odontostomatolic Sciences, University of Perugia, Via E dal Pozzo pad W, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:2263-73. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Modeling of the knee joint load in rehabilitative knee extension exercises under water
    A Biscarini
    Department of Physics, University of Perugia, Italy LAMS Laboratory, University of Perugia, Italy
    J Biomech 40:345-55. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Minimization of the knee shear joint load in leg-extension equipment
    A Biscarini
    University of Perugia, Department of Physics, LAMS Laboratory, Perugia, Italy
    Med Eng Phys 30:1032-41. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Modelling the joint torques and loadings during squatting at the Smith machine
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Surgical, Radiological and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Section, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Sports Sci 29:457-69. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Joint torques and joint reaction forces during squatting with a forward or backward inclined Smith machine
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Surgical, Radiological and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Section, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Appl Biomech 29:85-97. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Biomechanics of off-center monoarticular exercises with lever selectorized equipment
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Surgical, Radiological and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Division, University of Perugia, Italy
    J Appl Biomech 26:73-86. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Measurement of power in selectorized strength-training equipment
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Surgical, Radiologic and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Section, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Appl Biomech 28:229-41. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Episodic ataxia type 1 mutations affect fast inactivation of K+ channels by a reduction in either subunit surface expression or affinity for inactivation domain
    Paola Imbrici
    Section of Human Physiology, Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia School of Medicine, Via del Giochetto, Perugia, Italy
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 300:C1314-22. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Voluntary enhanced cocontraction of hamstring muscles during open kinetic chain leg extension exercise: its potential unloading effect on the anterior cruciate ligament
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 42:2103-12. 2014

Collaborators

  • Silvano Zanuso
  • Marco Schieppati
  • Vito Enrico Pettorossi
  • Paola Imbrici
  • Fabio Massimo Botti
  • Guido Maria Filippi
  • Roberto Panichi
  • Mauro Pessia
  • Alessandro Grottesi
  • Maria Cristina D'Adamo

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Determination and optimization of joint torques and joint reaction forces in therapeutic exercises with elastic resistance
    Andrea Biscarini
    University of Perugia, Department of Surgical, Radiologic and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Section, Via E dal Pozzo pad W, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Med Eng Phys 34:9-16. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Selective contribution of each hamstring muscle to anterior cruciate ligament protection and tibiofemoral joint stability in leg-extension exercise: a simulation study
    Andrea Biscarini
    Medical Physics Section, Department of Surgical, Radiological and Odontostomatolic Sciences, University of Perugia, Via E dal Pozzo pad W, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Eur J Appl Physiol 113:2263-73. 2013
    ..The knowledge of the specific role and the optimal activation level of each hamstring muscle in ACL protection and tibiofemoral stability are fundamental for planning safe and effective rehabilitative knee-extension exercises...
  3. ncbi request reprint Modeling of the knee joint load in rehabilitative knee extension exercises under water
    A Biscarini
    Department of Physics, University of Perugia, Italy LAMS Laboratory, University of Perugia, Italy
    J Biomech 40:345-55. 2007
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Minimization of the knee shear joint load in leg-extension equipment
    A Biscarini
    University of Perugia, Department of Physics, LAMS Laboratory, Perugia, Italy
    Med Eng Phys 30:1032-41. 2008
    ..This work establishes the rational basis for the design and clinical use of a leg-extension equipment that minimizes phi(t)...
  5. doi request reprint Modelling the joint torques and loadings during squatting at the Smith machine
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Surgical, Radiological and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Section, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Sports Sci 29:457-69. 2011
    ..The conditions for the development of anterior cruciate ligament strain forces are explained. This work enables careful use of the Smith squat in strengthening and rehabilitation programmes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Joint torques and joint reaction forces during squatting with a forward or backward inclined Smith machine
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Surgical, Radiological and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Section, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Appl Biomech 29:85-97. 2013
    ..The conditions for the development of anterior cruciate ligament strain forces are clearly explained...
  7. ncbi request reprint Biomechanics of off-center monoarticular exercises with lever selectorized equipment
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Surgical, Radiological and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Division, University of Perugia, Italy
    J Appl Biomech 26:73-86. 2010
    ..From these results we have derived the optimal cam profiles for "off-center" exercises, as well as the geometrical "off-center" setting that minimizes the shear component of the tibiofemoral joint load in leg extension equipment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Measurement of power in selectorized strength-training equipment
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Surgical, Radiologic and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Section, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Appl Biomech 28:229-41. 2012
    ..These differences are notable not only in explosive exercises, but also whenever considerable joint velocities/accelerations occur within the range of motion...
  9. doi request reprint Episodic ataxia type 1 mutations affect fast inactivation of K+ channels by a reduction in either subunit surface expression or affinity for inactivation domain
    Paola Imbrici
    Section of Human Physiology, Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia School of Medicine, Via del Giochetto, Perugia, Italy
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 300:C1314-22. 2011
    ..4 subunits...
  10. doi request reprint Voluntary enhanced cocontraction of hamstring muscles during open kinetic chain leg extension exercise: its potential unloading effect on the anterior cruciate ligament
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 42:2103-12. 2014
    ..A number of research studies provide evidence that hamstring cocontraction during open kinetic chain knee extension exercises enhances tibiofemoral (TF) stability and reduces the strain on the anterior cruciate ligament...
  11. doi request reprint A Scott bench with ergonomic thorax stabilisation pad improves body posture during preacher arm curl exercise
    Andrea Biscarini
    a Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Ergonomics 59:665-70. 2016
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Long-lasting effects of neck muscle vibration and contraction on self-motion perception of vestibular origin
    Vito Enrico Pettorossi
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 126:1886-900. 2015
    ..To show that neck proprioceptive input can induce long-term effects on vestibular-dependent self-motion perception...
  13. ncbi request reprint Joint torques and joint reaction forces during squatting with a forward or backward inclined smith machine
    Andrea Biscarini
    Department of Surgical, Radiological and Odontostomatologic Sciences, Medical Physics Section, University of Perugia, and with the LAMS laboratory, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Appl Biomech 29:85-97. 2013
    ..The conditions for the development of anterior cruciate ligament strain forces are clearly explained...