abdominal muscle

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Synonyms for abdominal muscle

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Regarding the characteristics of scoliosis, side-to-side differences may prove to be more important in terms of the absolute and relative abdominal muscle thicknesses.
Abdominal muscle size and symmetry at rest and during abdominal hollowing exercises in healthy control subjects.
4] A strong linear relationship is also known to exist between abdominal muscle thickness change (TA and OI) and EMG amplitude during low levels of muscle contraction (up to 30% of maximum voluntary contraction).
Improper closure of the umbilical opening at birth or hypoplasia of abdominal muscles may result in permanent wall defect.
Abdominal muscle fatigue can be achieved quicker with a progressive resistance vs.
You need to work on your abdominal muscles that lie deep inside," explains Kiran Sawhney, owner, Fitnesolution.
Repeat 8 times without contracting larger abdominal muscles or squeezing the glutes.
When properly done, they strengthen and tone the three sets of abdominal muscles (the rectus abdominis and the external and internal obliques), which are otherwise hard to exercise.
Conclusions: The data obtained support that there is not a correlation between abdominal muscle thickness and CSA of the lumbar multifidi and LBP in adolescent soccer players.
WALES' World Cup opponents Fiji have been hit by a major injury scare before the showpiece tournament kicks off in September with giant wing Nemani Nadolo suffering a suspected torn abdominal muscle.
Abdominal muscle stimulation can also contribute to minute ventilation volumes as may be needed during respiratory distress; this contribution comes after the end of stimulation when elastic recoil of the chest and abdominal walls produces an inspiratory effect [1-3].
The Heat may activate forward Chris Bosh for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals tonight in Miami and if he plays no one knows how effective he will be after missing nine games with a strained lower abdominal muscle.
Reverse curl: This targets the lower section of the front abdominal muscle and also the sides.
Then he was informed Shingo Katayama had pulled out, then Jay Haas and, at around 10am, that Swindon's David Howell had failed to recover from the abdominal muscle injury suffered at the US Open last month.
As the air begins to expand the ribs, feel it pushing behind the abdominal muscle wall down into the pelvic area expanding through the rectum while feeling the movement all the way around to your back bone, and simultaneously you should feel the area of your crotch and your sides expand outward.