Year of Publication

1978

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science

Department

Health Promotion and Physical Education

Subject Categories

Motor learning; Fatigue--Physiological aspects; Reflexes; Nervous system

Abstract

The purpose of this investigation was to study the effects of fatigue on the control of a single-motor-unit. Specifically, the investigation considered the influence a 25% decrement in maximal strength would have on the performance of a recently isolated and controlled motor unit of the flexor digitorum superficialis.

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