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Control of Dynamic Stability during Gait Termination on a Slippery Surface
(University of Waterloo, 2007-01-17)
The purpose of this thesis is to investigate the reaction to a purely unexpected slip during gait termination and subsequent experiences stopping on the slippery surface in participants who are young and healthy, older and ...
ROLE OF SECOND MESSENGER SIGNALING PATHWAYS IN THE REGULATION OF SARCOPLASMIC RETICULUM CALCIUM-HANDLING PROPERTIES IN THE LEFT VENTRICLE AND SKELETAL MUSCLES OF DIFFERENT FIBRE TYPE COMPOSITION
(University of Waterloo, 2007-02-09)
The overall objective of this thesis was to examine mechanisms involved in the acute regulation of sarcoplasmic reticulum (SR) Ca2+-handling properties by second messenger signaling pathways in skeletal and cardiac muscle. ...
IN VITRO AND IN VIVO BIOMECHANICAL INVESTIGATION OF THE CLINICAL PRACTICE OF DISC PROLAPSE PREVENTION AND REHABILITATION
(University of Waterloo, 2007-09-10)
Underlying this thesis is the McKenzie school of thought, a physiotherapy approach that teaches clinicians to recommend particular exercises to their clients in an attempt to accelerate recovery/ prevent recurrence of disc ...