Table 5.

Effect of net strain, mean force, phase and Δvelocity on work

LG DF-IV
Factord.f.FPd.f.FP
Phase (A)1,26816.70.00011,2689.40.0024
Mean force (B)1,26868.7<0.00011,2687.90.0052
Net strain (C)1,2689.20.00261,2681.3NS
Δvelocity (D)1,26818.1<0.00011,2680.6NS
A×B1,2680.6NS1,2689.60.0022
A×C1,2681.6NS1,2680.1NS
A×D1,26860.01501,26831.7<0.0001
B×C1,2684.30.04001,2680.1NS
B×D1,2680.9NS1,2689.40.0024
C×D1,2680.2NS1,2680.4NS
  • General linear model ANOVA; see Materials and methods for details.

    × denotes interaction.

    NS, not significant.

    LG, lateral gastrocnemius muscle; DF-IV, digital flexor-IV.