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
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