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Two stages and three components of the postural preparation to action
(Springer Verlag, 2011-07)
Previous studies of postural preparation to action/perturbation have primarily focused on anticipatory postural adjustments (APAs), the changes in muscle activation levels resulting in the production of net forces and ...
Limits of Recovery Against Slip-Induced Falls While Walking
Slip-induced falls in gait often have devastating consequences. The purposes of this study were 1) to select the determinants that can best discriminate the outcomes (recoveries or falls) of an unannounced slip induced in ...
Randomized trial of a teleconference-delivered fatigue management program for people with multiple sclerosis
(SAGE Publications, 2011-09)
Background. Previous studies support the efficacy and effectiveness of face-to-face group-based fatigue management education for people with multiple sclerosis (MS). Nevertheless, many people are unable to access these ...
Transfer of Learned Manipulation following Changes in Degrees of Freedom
(Society for Neuroscience, 2011-09-21)
The present study was designed to determine whether manipulation learned with a set of digits can be transferred to grips involving a different number of digits, and possible mechanisms underlying such transfer. The goal ...
Acu-TENS and Postexercise Expiratory Flow Volume in Healthy Subjects
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2011)
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation over acupoints (Acu-TENS) facilitates recovery of resting heart rate after treadmill exercise in healthy subjects. Its effect on postexercise respiratory indices has not been ...
Effects of exercise on quality of life in stroke survivors: a meta-analysis
(American Stroke Association, 2011-03)
Background and Purpose—One of the major consequences after stroke is the deterioration in health-related quality of life (HRQOL). Three previous systematic reviews indicated that exercise has limited to no effect in improving ...
Number crunching: how and when will numerical models be used in the clinical setting?
(Springer Verlag, 2011-03)
Endogenous Adipocyte ApoE is Co-localized with Caveolin at the Adipocyte Plasma Membrane
(American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2011-03)
Apolipoprotein E is well-established as a secreted protein that plays an important role in systemic lipoprotein metabolism and vascular wall homeostasis. Recently, endogenous expression of apoE in adipocytes has been shown ...