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CONTENTS IN BRIEF 1 What is Biomechanics? I
Kinematic Concepts for Analyzing Human Motion
Standard Reference Terminology
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abduction acceleration activity anatomical angle angular momentum angular velocity ankle applied force articular athletes attachments axis of rotation ball biceps brachii Biomech Biomechanics body segments body weight body's bone mineral cartilage cervical Chapter Clin coefficient component compression density direction disc displacement distal distance drag elastic elbow energy extension extensor factors femur Figure flexion flexor fluid force acting form drag fractures friction function glenohumeral joint horizontal human body human movement humerus increases inertia injuries intervertebral disc jump kinematics kinetic knee lateral ligament linear load low back pain lower extremity magnitude mechanical medial motor units occurs osteoblast osteoporosis performance perpendicular plane plantar players position posterior produced projectile pronation quantities radius range of motion reaction force relative resistance result Sample Problem scapula Sci Sports Exerc shoulder skeletal speed spinal stability static stress stretching surface tendon tibia tissue torque total body vector vertebrae vertical wrist