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The proposed research study aims to investigate whether a gait modification training program to decrease peak braking forces during the stance phase of running will result in a reduction in impact loading and the incidence of running-related injuries among recreational distance runners.
Real-time visual biofeedback during treadmill running
Fortius Sport & Health
Enrolling by invitation
University of British Columbia
Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-10-13T16:49:22-0400
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