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Differentiated activation of hip abductors

Gluteus medius vs. minimus in weight vs. non-weight bearing exercises

Differentiated activity of the hip abductors has been noticed in a task-specific manner during hip exercises. The aim of this study was to compare the activity of the superficial and deep parts of  the gluteus medius and the gluteus minimus in a selection of weight and non-weight bearing hip exercises.

 
 

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