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  • Control of Walking Speed in Young and Old Adults 

    Sidiropoulos, Alexis (East Carolina University, 2012)
    Walking is a basic form of locomotion and walking velocity is a good predictor of human health, with faster velocities indicating better health. While faster walking velocities have been attributed to overall increases ...
  • Muscles do more positive than negative work in human locomotion 

    DeVita, Paul; Helseth, Joseph; Hortobágyi, Tibor (East Carolina University, 2007-10)
    Muscle work during level walking and ascent and descent ramp and stairway walking was assessed in order to explore the proposition that muscles perform more positive than negative work during these locomotion tasks. Thirty ...