Type of publication:
Type of document:
Breitfuss, K; Franz, M; Peham, C; Bockstahler, B
Surface Electromyography of the Vastus Lateralis, Biceps Femoris, and Gluteus Medius Muscle in Sound Dogs During Walking and Specific Physiotherapeutic Exercises.
Vet Surg. 2015; 44(5):588-595
Authors Vetmeduni Vienna:
Vetmed Research Units
University Equine Clinic, Clinical Unit of Equine Surgery
University Clinic for Small Animals, Clinical Unit of Small Animal Surgery
To analyze the muscle activity patterns of the vastus lateralis (VL), biceps femoris (BF), and gluteus medius (GM) during walking and specific physiotherapeutic exercises in clinically sound, healthy dogs without lameness.
Animals Dogs/physiology* Electromyography/veterinary Female Gait/physiology* Hindlimb/physiology Male Muscle, Skeletal/physiology* Walking/physiology*