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Reliability of a new instrument for measuring maximum rising strength.

Authors
  • Blain, Hubert
  • Carrière, Isabelle
  • Péninou, Gilles
  • Micallef, Jean-Paul
  • Colvez, Alain
Type
Published Article
Journal
American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Publisher
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date
Jun 01, 2006
Volume
85
Issue
6
Pages
502–508
Identifiers
PMID: 16715019
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Despite a significant learning effect, MRS measurement is reliable in men and women of a wide range of ages. Whether this instrument will be useful for targeting individuals with early sit-to-stand difficulties requires further investigation.

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