Relation between foot arch index and ankle strength in elite gymnasts: a preliminary study


Aydog S., Ozcakar L., Tetik O., Demirel H., Hascelik Z., Doral M.

BRITISH JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE, vol.39, no.3, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1136/bjsm.2004.011627
  • Journal Name: BRITISH JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus

Abstract

Background: Gymnasts usually start intensive training from early childhood. The impact of such strenuous training on the musculoskeletal system is not clear.