The role of muscle strength on tendon adaptability in old age

D. Holzer, G. Epro*, C. McCrum, J. Doerner, J. A. Luetkens, L. Scheef, G. M. Kukuk, H. Boecker, A. Mierau, G. -P. Brueggemann, C. N. Maganaris, K. Karamanidis

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2269-2279
Number of pages11
JournalEuropean Journal of Applied Physiology
Volume118
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2018

Keywords

  • Aging
  • Maximum muscle force
  • Triceps surae
  • Tendon stiffness
  • Young's modulus
  • Cross-sectional area
  • HUMAN ACHILLES-TENDON
  • TRICEPS SURAE MUSCLE
  • STRUCTURES IN-VIVO
  • MECHANICAL-PROPERTIES
  • PATELLAR TENDON
  • CYCLIC STRAIN
  • MORPHOLOGICAL PROPERTIES
  • VISCOELASTIC PROPERTIES
  • EXTRACELLULAR-MATRIX
  • SKELETAL-MUSCLE

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