PL EN


Preferencje help
Widoczny [Schowaj] Abstrakt
Liczba wyników
2013 | 36 | 1 | 37-43
Tytuł artykułu

Asymmetry of Spinal Segments Mobility in Canoeists and its Relationship with Racing Speed

Treść / Zawartość
Warianty tytułu
Języki publikacji
EN
Abstrakty
EN
The aim of this study was to determine the extent of asymmetry of spinal segment mobility in canoeists. Moreover, the relationship between this parameter and racing speed was analyzed. The study included 18 canoeists with a mean age of 16.4 years. Mobility of cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, in sagittal, coronal and transverse planes, was measured with the aid of a tensometric electrogoniometer. The racing speed was based on results achieved during the qualifying competition for the Polish national team. Spinal mobility was measured within two days after the competition. Significant associations were observed between average racing speed and the asymmetry coefficients of the cervical (r=-0.52; p=0.03) and lumbar spinal flexure in the coronal plane (r=0.57; p=0.01). The extent of the asymmetry of the cervical spine flexure in the coronal plane should possibly be reduced, because such asymmetry exerts a negative effect on racing speed. In contrast, canoeist’s training should be oriented towards increasing the asymmetry of the lumbar spine flexure in the coronal plane. However, one should keep in mind that such an approach, although favorable in terms of race performance, could negatively affect the canoeist’s health.
Wydawca

Rocznik
Tom
36
Numer
1
Strony
37-43
Opis fizyczny
Daty
wydano
2013-03-01
online
2013-04-13
Twórcy
  • PW Znak – Test Mateusz Rynkiewicz – www.znaktest.pl., Bogdaniec, Poland, biuro@znaktest.pl
  • University School of Physical Education in Poznań – Regional Department of Physical Culture, Gorzów Wlkp. Poland
  • College of Physical Education and Tourism in Bialystok, Białystok, Poland
Bibliografia
  • Akca F, Muniroglu S. Anthropometric - Somatotype and Strength Profiles and On - Water Performance in Turkish Elite Kayakers. International Journal of Applied Sports Sciences, 2008; 20(1): 22-34
  • Andersson GBJ. Epidemiologic aspects on low-back pain in industry. Spine, 1981; 6(1):53-60[PubMed][Crossref]
  • Andreoli A, Monteleone M, Van Loan M, Promenzio L, Tarantino U, De Lorenzo A. Effects of different sports on bone density and muscle mass in highly trained athletes. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 2001; 28: 450-456
  • Christensen HW. Precision and accuracy of an electrogoniometer. J manip physiol ther, 1999; 22(1): 10-14[Crossref]
  • Cibulka MT, Sinacore DR, Cromer GS, Delitto A. Unilateral hip rotation range of motion asymmetry in patients with sacroiliac joint regional pain. Spine, 1998; 23: 1009-1015[Crossref][PubMed]
  • Fry RW, Morton AR. Physiological and kinanthropometric attributes of elite flatwater kayakists. Med SciSports Exerc, 1991; 23(11): 1297-1301
  • Ilnicka L. Variability of selected macroscopic properties of muscles and their relationships and the overall structure ofthe human body. (From studies of individuals living anthropomorphological). AWF Warszawa, 2005
  • Kazunori I, Koichi N, Kazunori I, Hideo, F, Hiroyuki, N. Low back pain and lumbar disc degeneration are related to weight category in collegiate wrestlers. Med Sci Sports Exerc, 2006; 38(5) Supplement: 51
  • Kelsey JL, Githens PB, White AA, Holford TR, Walter SD, Conner T, Ostfeld AM, Weil U, Southwick WO, Calogero JA. An epidemiologic study of lifting and twisting on the hob and risk for acute prolapsed lumbar intervertebral disc. J Orthop Res, 1984; 2(1):61-66[Crossref]
  • Lewandowski J. Evolution of physiological curvatures and ranges of human spine segmental mobility at the age of 3-25 years in the image of electrogoniometric method. AWF Poznań; 2006
  • Mann R, Kearney J. A biomechanical analysis of the Olympic-style flatwater kayak stroke. Med Sci SportsExerc, 1980; 12:183-188
  • Omey ML, Micheli LJ, Gerbino PG. Idiopathic Scoliosis and Spondylolysis in the Female Athlete. Clin OrthopRelat R, 2000; 372: 74-84
  • Rynkiewicz M, Starosta W. Asymmetry of paddling technique, its selected conditions and changeability in highlyadvanced kayakers. AWF Poznań and IASC Warszawa; 2011
  • Sanchis-Moysi J, Dorado C, Vicente-Rodriguez G, Milutinovic L, Garces GL, Calbet JAL. Inter-arm asymmetry in bone mineral content and bone area in postmenopausal recreational tennis players. Maturitas, 2004; 48(3): 289-98[Crossref]
  • Shirazi-Adl A, Ahmed AM, Shrivatava SC. Mechanical response of a lumbar motion segment in axial torque alone and combined with compression. Spine, 1986; 11(9):914-927[Crossref]
  • Siniarska A, Sarna J. Asymmetry of human body - a synthetic approach. Studies in Human Ecology, 1980; 4: 217-241
  • Sward L, Ericksson B, Peterson L. Anthropometric characteristics, passive hip flexion and spinal mobility in relation to back pain in athletes. Spine, 1990; 15(5): 376-382[Crossref][PubMed]
  • Sward L. The back of the Young top athlete: symptoms, muscle strength, mobility, anthropometric and radiologicalfindings. Gothenburg University Monography; 1990
  • Tanchev PI, Dzherov AD, Parushev AD, Dikov DM, Todorov MB. Scoliosis in Rhythmic Gymnasts. Spine, 2000; 25(11):1367-1372[Crossref][PubMed]
  • Tesch PA. Physiological characteristics of elite kayak paddlers. Can J Appl Sport Sci, 1980; 8: 87-91
  • Thoumie F, Drape JL, Aymard C, Bedoiseau M. Effects of a lumbar support on spine posture and motion assessed by electrogoniometer and continuous recording. Clinical Biomechanics, 1998; 13(1):18-26[Crossref]
  • Troke M, Moore AP. The development of a new form of instrument fixation for the OSI CA 6000 spine motion analyzer. Manual Ther, 1995; 1: 43-46
Typ dokumentu
Bibliografia
Identyfikatory
Identyfikator YADDA
bwmeta1.element.-psjd-doi-10_2478_hukin-2013-0004
JavaScript jest wyłączony w Twojej przeglądarce internetowej. Włącz go, a następnie odśwież stronę, aby móc w pełni z niej korzystać.