volume 22, issue 2, P201-208 2012
DOI: 10.5103/kjsb.2012.22.2.201
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Abstract: ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of leg extension exercises performed on outdoor resistance exercise machines on knee extension muscle strength and quadriceps muscle group cross sectional area (CSA) in elderly women. Two groups were recruited for this study, including an exercise group (EG: n=13, 71.38±2.79 yrs) and a control group (CG: n=5, 73.4±5.94), In all subjects, maximum isometric and isokinetic muscle strength of knee flexion and extension were measured using an isokinet…

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