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Article in Posture 20(3):280-90 · January 2005 Steven W. Saunders, David Rath, Paul W. Hodges Despite the importance of the deep intrinsic spinal muscles for trunk control, few studies have investigated their activity during human locomotion or how this may change with speed and mode of locomotion. Furthermore, it has not [...]
Changes in three dimensional lumbo-pelvic kinematics and trunk muscle activity with speed and mode of locomotion
Article in Clinical Biomechanics 20(8):784-93 · November 2005 Steven W. Saunders, Anthony Schache, David Rath, Paul W. Hodges Control of the trunk is critical for locomotor efficiency. However, investigations of trunk muscle activity and three-dimensional lumbo-pelvic kinematics during walking and running remain scarce. Gait parameters and three-dimensional lumbo-pelvic kinematics were [...]
Sonoelastography of the Achilles Tendon: Prevalence and Prognostic Value Among Asymptomatic Elite Australian Rules Football Players
Clinical journal of sport medicine: official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine 26(4) · October 2015 Chin Chin Ooi, Michal E. Schneider, Peter Malliaris, Donna Jones, Steven W. Saunders, Andrew McMahon, David Connell Objective: To investigate the prevalence of sonographic abnormalities at the mid-Achilles tendon among a [...]
The Maxm Skate is a simple, yet highly sophisticated medical device supplemented with an e-health software solution to facilitate purposeful and monitored patient rehabilitation after a total, revised or partial knee replacement surgery. The team behind the MAXM Skate are qualified specialists who have had years of hands on [...]
Steve will be speaking at the Athletic Groin Pain Symposium in Melbourne on November 24-25, 2018. Groin pain in sport can often be complex and difficult to manage. Professional development in this space often only scratches the surface and rarely covers in-depth rehabilitation and complex groin pain presentations. This [...]