Comparision of EMG activity

Title: Comparison of EMG activity in hip and thigh muscles during static bed exercises and sit-to-stands in older adults.

Authors: James Gavin, Tikki Immins, Louise Burgess, Thomas Wainwright 

Status: Complete.

The purpose of the study: To compare EMG activity of the hip and thigh muscles during traditional static bed exercises and the sit-to-stand exercise in healthy older adults.

Primary Objectives: EMG activity of the rectus femoris, vastus medialis, gluteus maximus and biceps femoris.

Study start date:  June 2016

Estimated completion date: Complete – July 2016