ROLE OF MUSCLE SPINDLE DURING DYNAMIC HUMAN MOVEMENTS: EXPERIMENTAL AND SIMULATION STUDIES

  • Doohee You
  • Naoyuki Murakami
  • Shinsuke Yoshioka
  • Junichi Ushiyama
  • Senshi Fukashiro
Keywords: muscle spindles, feedback, prolonged vibration, simulation, H-reflex

Abstract

INTRODUCTION: Muscle spindle does important roles balancing muscle tone during human movement such as exercise and stretching. The primary objective of this study is to explore the contribution of muscle spindles on the modulation of voluntary movement.