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Electromyographic validation of basic exercises for physical conditioning programmes. IV. Analysis of the deltoid muscle (anterior portion) and pectoralis major muscle (clavicular portion) in frontal-lateral cross, dumbbells exercises.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12661129     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The electromyographic activity of the shoulder muscles deltoid--anterior portion (DA) and pectoralis major--clavicular portion (PMC) was tested on 24 male volunteers using a 2 channel TECA TE4 electromyograph and Hewlett Packard surface electrodes during the execution of four different modalities of frontal-lateral cross, dumbbells exercises. The results showed that all of the tested exercises developed high levels of action potential for both muscles. So, we justify the indication of all of them for physical fitness programmes for DA and PMC. Some suggestions to the use of the tested exercises are presented.
Authors:
M I Ferreira; M L Büll; M Vitti
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Validation Studies    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Electromyography and clinical neurophysiology     Volume:  43     ISSN:  0301-150X     ISO Abbreviation:  Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol     Publication Date:  2003 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-03-28     Completed Date:  2003-04-30     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0327533     Medline TA:  Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol     Country:  Belgium    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  67-74     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Anatomy, University Center Moacyr Sreder Bastos, Rio de Janeiro, RJ.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Action Potentials / physiology
Adolescent
Adult
Arm / physiology*
Electromyography*
Exercise / physiology*
Humans
Male
Muscle Contraction / physiology
Muscle, Skeletal / physiology*
Pectoralis Muscles / physiology*
Physical Fitness / physiology*
Reference Values
Reproducibility of Results
Shoulder / physiology*
Weight Lifting / physiology*

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