Chapter 2. Mechanical Properties and Performance in Skeletal Muscles

  1. Vladimir M. Zatsiorsky
  1. W. Herzog

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch2

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

How to Cite

Herzog, W. (2008) Mechanical Properties and Performance in Skeletal Muscles, in Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention (ed V. M. Zatsiorsky), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632053926

Online ISBN: 9780470693797

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Keywords:

  • mechanical properties;
  • skeletal muscles;
  • muscular force production;
  • muscle properties;
  • bicycle geometry

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Basic Considerations

  • Selected Examples

  • Final Comments

  • References