A Practical Guide to Analysing the Force-Time Curve of Isometric Tasks in Excel

Chavda, S., Turner, A., Comfort, P., Haff, G. G., Williams, S. C. R., Bishop, C. and Lake, J. P. (2020) A Practical Guide to Analysing the Force-Time Curve of Isometric Tasks in Excel. Strength and Conditioning Journal, 42 (2). pp. 26-37. ISSN 1524-1602

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Abstract

Understanding force generating capabilities of athletes is an important facet of strength diagnostics. The utilisation of isometric tasks such as the isometric squat and isometric mid-thigh pull are therefore popular methods used to gain a deeper understanding of as to what strength characteristics have changed over a given period. This article aims to provide information on how to understand and analyse the force time curve of isometric tasks in Microsoft Excel, thus providing practitioners an inexpensive and accessible alternative to readily available software on the market.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Q Science > QM Human anatomy
Q Science > QP Physiology
Divisions: Academic Areas > Institute of Sport > Area > Exercise Physiology
Depositing User: Jason Lake
Date Deposited: 18 Jul 2019 09:41
Last Modified: 23 Sep 2021 14:00
URI: https://eprints.chi.ac.uk/id/eprint/4746

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