TITLE

Measuring skeletal muscle strength and endurance, from bench to bedside

AUTHOR(S)
Saey, Didier; Troosters, Thierry
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Oct2008, Vol. 31 Issue 5, pE307
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
Information about several papers discussed at a symposium on cardiopulmonary prevention and rehabilitation is presented. It focuses on the different ways to evaluate skeletal muscle function in patients with chronic disease. It also discusses the standardized protocols that have been projected to measure muscle strength for clinical research domains.
ACCESSION #
34879939

 

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