Influence of body mass index and weight lifting on bicep brachii muscle and distal bicep tendon stiffness evaluated using ultrasound elastography

Abstract Background This study aimed to investigate the relationship between stiffness of the bicep brachii muscle (BBM) and distal bicep tendon (DBT) and effects of weight lifting (pre- to post-workout changes) among groups with different body mass indexes (BMI). Methods Participants were divided i...

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Main Authors: Mahdi Al-Qahtani, Omar Altuwaijri, Meteb Altaf, Majed Al-Enezi, Mahmoud Abulmeaty, Ravish Javed
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2020-12-01
Series:BMC Medical Imaging
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