USC Biomechanics Research Study - Dancers with and without FHL Tendinopathy

USC Biomechanics Research Study - Dancers with and without FHL Tendinopathy

CONTACT Michael Rowley at krowley@usc.edu for more information and to see if you qualify to volunteer!

This study will examine the flexor hallucis longus muscle, which is a muscle that flexes the big toe. The tendon of this muscle commonly becomes inflamed in dancers - in fact, the condition is called "dancer's tendinitis". We will look at the shape of this muscle's tendon and your foot, the activation of this muscle, and the strength and flexibility of your toes. We will be comparing these ...

Show the whole text

9 attendees (None invited)