Content - Volume 27, Issue 2
Isometric muscle strength was measured in 63 women and 65 men, randomly selected, aged 17-70 years, using Penny & Giles' hand-held dynamometer. Eight muscle groups as well as the hand grip strength were tested bilaterally. The muscular endurance was measured as time to exhaustion in the abductors of the shoulder and the flexors of the hip. Reference values for muscle strength and muscular enduranc ...