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Effectiveness of exercise versus exercise plus tape in the manaqement of females with patellofemoral pain
The difference among no treatment, use of traditional physical therapy exercises, and use of the same exercises plus patellar taping was investigated. Thirty female Ss (agesl8-43) with nontraumatic onset of knee pain of ...
The effects of a ten-week step aerobic training program on the body composition of college-aged women
The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of a 10-week step aerobic training program on the body composition of college-aged women (mean age - 19.6 yrs). Forty-six apparently healthy females between the ages ...
Marathon performance time in relation to age, physical characteristics, previous running experience, and various training indices of female distance runners
The purpose of this study was to determine the correlation between marathon performance time (MPT) and age, physical characteristics, past running experiences, and various training indices. One hundred fifty female ...
The energy cost of women walking with and without hand weights while performing rhythmic arm movements
Sixteen female Ss (30-59 yrs) volunteered to walk at 3.0 mph, normal walk (NW), while performing arm movements to the shoulder level of excursion (SLE) and head level of excursion (HLE), with no weight (0-), 1 lb (I-), ...
The effects of twelve weeks of walking or exerstriding on upper body muscular strength and endurance
This study determined potential changes in upper body muscular strength and endurance as a result of walking with the use of specially designed walking poles (Exerstriders). Ninety-two inactive females, 20-49 yrs, ...