Table 4.

Effect of relative EMG intensity on net work per stride and mean force

EMG intensity
Level Incline
d.f.FPd.f.FP
LG
Net work1,13790.07<0.00011,87165.91<0.0001
Peak force1,137160.41<0.00011,8780.76<0.0001
DF-IV
Net work1,1471.09NS1,1014.450.0373
Peak force1,1478.520.00411,1010.24NS
  • ANOVA; see Materials and methods for details.

    NS, not significant.

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