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Volume:7 Issue:9 Number:6 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #11985
Ace Report Cover Foot & Ankle

No Acute Effect of Talocrural Joint Mobilization on Ankle Dorsiflexor Strength in Healthy Patients

Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

The Acute Effect of Talocrural Joint Mobilization on Dorsiflexor Muscle Strength in Healthy Individuals: A Randomized Controlled Single-Blind Study

J Sport Rehabil. 2019 Aug 1;28(6):601-605

Contributing Authors: U Ersoy UZ Kocak E Unuvar B Unver

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48 healthy patients were randomized to receive Maitland Grade 3 extensive talocrural joint mobilization or Maitland Grade 1 talocrural joint mobilization for the improvement of ankle dorsiflexor muscle strength. The outcome of interest was ankle dorsiflexor muscle strength, measured at baseline, immediately following treatment and 30 minutes after treatment. Results revealed no significant differe...

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