Author(s): Jung-Hyun Choi

Email(s): rightmind@nsu.ac.kr

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2017.00561.3   

Address: Jung-Hyun Choi
Department of physical therapy, Namseoul University, 31020 Korea
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 10,      Issue - 9,     Year - 2017


ABSTRACT:
Background/Objectives: The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of changing the foot progression angle (FPA) on muscular activity of the lower extremity in 21 healthy male and female subjects in their 20s. Methods/Statistical analysis: After electromyographic (EMG) electrodes were positioned over the tibialis anterior (TA) and gastrocnemius (GCM) muscles, subjects underwent gait evaluation under three PFA magnitudes ( -10°, 10°, 30°) to measure the root mean square (RMS). Multivariate Analysis of Variance was used for statistical analysis along with Tukey's post-hoc test. An alpha of 0.5 is considered to be statistically significant. Findings: Comparison of changes in muscle activity of the TA and GCM during walking under different FPA magnitudes revealed no significant difference during –10° toe-in and 30° toe-out gaits. However, during 10° normal gait, the total activity of the two muscles was significantly lower on both sides in comparison with those found during –10° toe-in and 30° toe-out gaits. Improvements/Applications: It will be necessary to conduct further study with subjects who actually walk with either toe-in gait pattern or toe-out gait pattern to ensure the impact of their gait patterns.


Cite this article:
Jung-Hyun Choi. Analysis of Tibialis Anterior and Gastrocnemius Muscle Activity According to Toe Angle during Gait. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 2017; 10(9): 3151-3155. doi: 10.5958/0974-360X.2017.00561.3


Recomonded Articles:

Author(s): Amina Mehrin Bano, Vishnupriya. V, Gayathri. R

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2016.00171.2         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Karthikeson P.S , Gayathri.R, Vishnu Priya.V

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2016.00289.4         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Vaddi Mounika, S. Sarumathy, J. Anisha Ebens, T. S. Shanmugarajan

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2017.00003.8         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Young Mi Ryu, Myungsun Yi

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2017.00421.8         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Saranya, Parthasarathy V, Hariprasad B, Shobha Rani H

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2016.00233.X         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Mahadeva Rao US, San San Oo, Nurul Liana Sabrin, Norsyahira Syazwana Mohd Razali, Khairunnisa Khalid, Nurul Farihah Mohamed Nadzari, Thant Zin

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2017.00065.8         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Monalisa. R, Yuvaraj Babu . K

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2015.00207.3         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Mohamad Qulam Zaki Bin Mohamad Rasidi, S. Saravana Kumar

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2016.00267.5         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Subashri. A, T. N. Uma Maheshwari

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2016.00375.9         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Harsha. L, Jothi Priya, Khushali. K. Shah, Reshmi. B

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2015.00189.4         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Ji-Hye Park, Seul-Gi Jung, Dong-Yeop Lee, Ji-Heon Hong, Jin-Seop Kim, Jae-Ho Yu

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2017.00404.8         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Kalaivanan S, Sarumathy S, Anisha Ebens J, Naresh Kumar K, Roobena Parveen A, Nasreen Ashraf M.

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2017.00005.1         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): A. Shreya Svitlana

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2016.00243.2         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Jung-Hui Son, Do-Seon Lim, Chang-Hee Kim

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2017.00414.0         Access: Open Access Read More

Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology (RJPT) is an international, peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary journal.... Read more >>>

RNI: CHHENG00387/33/1/2008-TC                     
DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X 

0.38
2018CiteScore
 
56th percentile
Powered by  Scopus


SCImago Journal & Country Rank


Recent Articles




Tags