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RAPID KNEE EXTENSION VELOCITY AS A MARKER OF MUSCLE AND PHYSICAL FUNCTION IN OLDER ADULTS WITH OBESITY

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Purpose: The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between the ability to reach a high knee extension velocity, knee extension torque and power, and physical function in overweight and obese older adults.
subject
knee extension
muscle function
obesity
older adults
physical function
velocity
contributor
Powers, Stephen (author)
Marsh, Anthony P (committee chair)
Fanning, Jason (committee member)
Beavers, Kristen (committee member)
date
2018-05-24T08:36:14Z (accessioned)
2019-05-23T08:30:13Z (available)
2018 (issued)
degree
Health and Exercise Science (discipline)
embargo
2019-05-23 (terms)
identifier
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/90742 (uri)
language
en (iso)
publisher
Wake Forest University
title
RAPID KNEE EXTENSION VELOCITY AS A MARKER OF MUSCLE AND PHYSICAL FUNCTION IN OLDER ADULTS WITH OBESITY
type
Thesis

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