Changes in muscle strength and morphology after muscle unloading in Special Forces missions

J B Thorlund, O Jakobsen, T Madsen, P A Christensen, A Nedergaard, J L Andersen, C Suetta, P Aagaard

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Resumé

Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports
Volume 21, Issue 6, pages e56–e63, December 2011
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftScandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports
Vol/bind21
Udgave nummer6
Sider (fra-til)e56–e63
Antal sider8
ISSN0905-7188
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2011

Fingeraftryk

Muscles
Quadriceps Muscle
Military Personnel

Bibliografisk note

Article first published online: 18 JUN 2010

Citer dette

Thorlund, J B ; Jakobsen, O ; Madsen, T ; Christensen, P A ; Nedergaard, A ; Andersen, J L ; Suetta, C ; Aagaard, P. / Changes in muscle strength and morphology after muscle unloading in Special Forces missions. I: Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports. 2011 ; Bind 21, Nr. 6. s. e56–e63.
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Changes in muscle strength and morphology after muscle unloading in Special Forces missions. / Thorlund, J B; Jakobsen, O; Madsen, T; Christensen, P A; Nedergaard, A; Andersen, J L; Suetta, C; Aagaard, P.

I: Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, Bind 21, Nr. 6, 2011, s. e56–e63.

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskriftTidsskriftartikelForskningpeer review

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