Chapter 28. Neuromechanics of the Initial Phase of Eccentric Contraction-Induced Muscle Injury

  1. Vladimir M. Zatsiorsky
  1. M.D. Grabiner

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch28

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

How to Cite

Grabiner, M.D. (2008) Neuromechanics of the Initial Phase of Eccentric Contraction-Induced Muscle Injury, in Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention (ed V. M. Zatsiorsky), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch28

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:

  • neuromechanics;
  • muscle injury;
  • eccentric contraction;
  • contraction-related injury;
  • cellular components

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Evidence of Eccentric Contraction-Related Muscle Injury

  • What is the Cause of Eccentric Contraction-Related Muscle Injury?

  • The Site of Injury

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References