Matching Participants for Triceps Surae Muscle Strength and Tendon Stiffness Does Not Eliminate Age-Related Differences in Mechanical Power Output During Jumping

Matthias Konig*, Svenja Hemmers, Gaspar Epro, Christopher McCrum, Thijs Maria Anne Ackermans, Ulrich Hartmann, Kiros Karamanidis

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Original languageEnglish
Article number1345
Number of pages10
JournalFrontiers in physiology
Volume9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 25 Sep 2018

Keywords

  • leg stiffness
  • mechanical power
  • jumping
  • muscle strength
  • tendon stiffness
  • aging
  • motor control
  • LEG STIFFNESS
  • IN-VIVO
  • MORPHOLOGICAL PROPERTIES
  • LOWER-EXTREMITY
  • OLDER-ADULTS
  • MEN
  • WOMEN
  • PERFORMANCE
  • ACTIVATION
  • WALKING

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