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Table 6 EMG activation sequence of lower limb muscles during single limb balance in the three brace application conditions

From: The effect of different skin-ankle brace application pressures on quiet single-limb balance and electromyographic activation onset of lower limb muscles

Brace condition EYES Peroneus longus Gastrocnemius Rectus femoris Biceps femoris
Without brace Open 1 2 3 4
  Closed 1 2 3 4
With brace (30 kPa) Open 1 2 3 4
  Closed 1 2 3 4
With brace (60 kPa) Open 1 2 4 3
  Closed 1 2 3 4