Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology

(The median citation count of Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-12-01 to 2023-12-01.)
Tutorial: Analysis of motor unit discharge characteristics from high-density surface EMG signals169
Consensus for experimental design in electromyography (CEDE) project: Amplitude normalization matrix145
Tutorial. Surface EMG detection in space and time: Best practices140
Tutorial. Surface EMG detection, conditioning and pre-processing: Best practices66
Analysis of motor unit spike trains estimated from high-density surface electromyography is highly reliable across operators54
New insights into pain-related changes in muscle activation revealed by high-density surface electromyography28
Effects of a passive upper extremity exoskeleton for overhead tasks27
Consensus for experimental design in electromyography (CEDE) project: Terminology matrix23
Early vs. late rate of torque development: Relation with maximal strength and influencing factors20
Consensus for experimental design in electromyography (CEDE) project: High-density surface electromyography matrix18
Optically pumped magnetometers disclose magnetic field components of the muscular action potential18
Quantitative analysis of movements in facial nerve palsy with surface electromyography and kinematic analysis18
Perceived physical exertion is a good indicator of neuromuscular fatigue for the core muscles17
Assessment of the cervical spine mobility by immersive and non-immersive virtual reality17
A comparison of muscle activity of the dominant and non-dominant side of the body during low versus high loaded bench press exercise performed to muscular failure17
The effect of dry needling on gastrocnemius muscle stiffness and strength in participants with latent trigger points17
Half marathon induces changes in central control and peripheral properties of individual motor units in master athletes15
Sex differences in motor unit behaviour: A review15
Estimation of manual wheelchair-based activities in the free-living environment using a neural network model with inertial body-worn sensors14
Measuring the accuracies of motor unit firing times and action potential waveforms derived from surface electromyographic decomposition14
Impact of the EMG normalization method on muscle activation and the antagonist-agonist co-contraction index during active elbow extension: Practical implications for post-stroke subjects14
The effects of drop vertical jump technique on landing and jumping kinetics and jump performance12
Neural excitability of lower extremity musculature in individuals with and without chronic ankle instability: A systematic review and meta-analysis12
Relationship between resting medial gastrocnemius stiffness and drop jump performance12
Trunk muscle activity during trunk stabilizing exercise with isometric hip rotation using electromyography and ultrasound12
Sex differences in the detection of motor unit action potentials identified using high-density surface electromyography12
Normalising surface EMG of ten upper-extremity muscles in handcycling: Manual resistance vs. sport-specific MVICs11
Kinematic, kinetic and electromyographic differences between young adults with and without chronic ankle instability during walking11
Lower limb kinematics in individuals with chronic low back pain during walking11
Evaluating the validity and reliability of inertial measurement units for determining knee and trunk kinematics during athletic landing and cutting movements10
The utility of the acromion marker cluster (AMC) in a clinical population10
EMG map image processing for recognition of fingers movement10
Ankle kinematics, center of pressure progression, and lower extremity muscle activity during a side-cutting task in participants with and without chronic ankle instability10
Editorial: Consensus for Experimental Design in Electromyography (CEDE) project10
Standard bipolar surface EMG estimations mischaracterize pectoralis major activity in commonly performed tasks10
Kinematics and muscle activity when running in partial minimalist, traditional, and maximalist shoes10
Trunk control during repetitive sagittal movements following a real-time tracking task in people with chronic low back pain9
Effect of footwear on intramuscular EMG activity of plantar flexor muscles in walking9
Surface electromyography of forearm and shoulder muscles during violin playing9
A novel passive neck orthosis for patients with degenerative muscle diseases: Development & evaluation9
Estimation of contractile parameters of successive twitches in unfused tetanic contractions of single motor units – A proof-of-concept study using ultrafast ultrasound imaging in vivo9
EMG gait data from indwelling electrodes is attenuated over time and changes independent of any experimental effect9
Sex differences in muscle activation patterns associated with anterior cruciate ligament injury during landing and cutting tasks: A systematic review9
Between-day repeatability of lower limb EMG measurement during running and walking9
Relative variability in muscle activation amplitude, muscle oxygenation, and muscle thickness: Changes with dynamic low-load elbow flexion fatigue and relationships in young and older females9
Cross-correlations between gluteal muscle thickness derived from ultrasound imaging and hip biomechanics during walking gait9
Time history of upper-limb muscle activity during isolated piano keystrokes8
Assessing redistribution of muscle innervation zones after spinal cord injuries8
Muscle compensation strategies to maintain glenohumeral joint stability with increased rotator cuff tear severity: A simulation study8
Performance fatigability and neuromuscular responses for bilateral versus unilateral leg extensions in women8
Test-retest reliability of electrical impedance myography in hamstrings of healthy young men8
Effects of two passive back-support exoskeletons on postural balance during quiet stance and functional limits of stability8
The effects of repetitive bouts of a fatiguing exertion (with breaks) on the slope of EMG measures of localized muscle fatigue8
The elixir of muscle activity and kinesiology in a health perspective: Evidence of worksite tailored exercise training alleviating muscle disorders8
Kinesiotaping for scapular dyskinesis: The influence on scapular kinematics and on the activity of scapular stabilizing muscles8
The reliability of surface EMG derived motor unit variables8
A new child-friendly 3D bimanual protocol to assess upper limb movement in children with unilateral cerebral palsy: Development and validation7
Superimposing hip extension on knee flexion evokes higher activation in biceps femoris than knee flexion alone7
Electromyographic and kinematic analysis of females with excessive medial knee displacement in the overhead squat7
Is spinal neuromuscular function asymmetrical in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis compared to those without scoliosis?: A narrative review of surface EMG studies7
Regional activation of supraspinatus and infraspinatus sub-regions during dynamic tasks performed with free weights7
Comparison of glenohumeral joint kinematics between manual wheelchair tasks and implications on the subacromial space: A biplane fluoroscopy study7
Optimization and comparison of two methods for spike train estimation in an unfused tetanic contraction of low threshold motor units7
Surface EMG variability while running on grass, concrete and treadmill7
The effect of tactile and verbal guidance during scapulothoracic exercises: An EMG and kinematic investigation7
Reliability of high-density surface electromyography for assessing characteristics of the thoracic erector spinae during static and dynamic tasks7
Effect of local and general fatiguing exercises on disturbed and static postural control6
The optimum hand temperature to study nerve conduction in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome6
Maximal and submaximal isometric torque is elevated immediately following highly controlled active stretches of the hamstrings6
Robot-assisted rehabilitation of hand function after stroke: Development of prediction models for reference to therapy6
Verification of intramuscular electromyography electrode placement for neuromuscular partitions of infraspinatus6
Kinetic, muscle structure, and neuromuscular determinants of weight transfer phase prior to a lateral choice reaction step in older adults6
Forearm electromyographic activity during the deadlift exercise is affected by grip type and sex6
Upper extremity function in the free living environment of adults with traumatic brachial plexus injuries6
Copers adopt an altered movement pattern compared to individuals with chronic ankle instability and control groups in unexpected single-leg landing and cutting task6
Respiratory muscle activation and action during voluntary cough in healthy humans6
Middle-aged adults cocontract with arm ADductors during arm ABduction, while young adults do not. Adaptations to preserve pain-free function?6
Reproducibility of muscle fibre conduction velocity during linearly increasing force contractions6
Brace yourself: How abdominal bracing affects intersegmental lumbar spine kinematics in response to sudden loading6
Time course and variability of tendinous vibration-induced postural reactions in forward and backward directions6
Validity of different EMG analysis methods to identify aerobic and anaerobic thresholds in speed skaters5
Single bout of vibration-induced hamstrings fatigue reduces quadriceps inhibition and coactivation of knee muscles after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction5
Spatial and temporal relation of kinematics and muscle activity during unstable sitting5
Treatment with electrical stimulation of sensory nerves improves motor function and disability status in persons with multiple sclerosis: A pilot study5
Multi-segment spine and hip kinematics in asymptomatic individuals during standardized return from forward bending versus functional box lifting5
High day-to-day repeatability of lower extremity muscle activation patterns and joint biomechanics of dual-belt treadmill gait: A reliability study in healthy young adults5
Comparison of EMG signal of the flexor hallucis longus recorded using surface and intramuscular electrodes during walking5
Ghost spasticity in multiple sclerosis5
Transspinal stimulation downregulates activity of flexor locomotor networks during walking in humans5
Effect of hip flexion angle on stiffness of the adductor longus muscle during isometric hip flexion5
High-density electromyographic assessment of stretch reflex activity during drop jumps from varying drop heights5
Correlation of force sense error test measured by a pressure biofeedback unit and EMG activity of quadriceps femoris in healthy individuals5
Can visual feedback on upper trapezius high-density surface electromyography increase time to task failure of an endurance task?5
Effects of mechanical assistance on muscle activity and motor performance during isometric elbow flexion5
Functional muscle synergies to support the knee against moment specific loads while weight bearing5
Experimentally quantifying the feasible torque space of the human shoulder5
Influence of eccentric strength of knee extensor muscles on biomechanical factors of a vertical drop jump5
Active recovery has a positive and acute effect on recovery from fatigue induced by repeated maximal voluntary contractions of the plantar flexors5
On the role of ageing and musculoskeletal pain on dynamic balance in manual workers5
New assistive walker improved local dynamic stability in young healthy adults5
Longer electromechanical delay in paretic triceps surae muscles during voluntary isometric plantarflexion torque generation in chronic hemispheric stroke survivors5
Machine learning approaches applied in spinal pain research5
Quantification of the forearm muscles mechanical properties using Myotonometer: Intra- and Inter-Examiner reliability and its relation with hand grip strength4
Effect of knee joint angle on individual hamstrings morphology quantified using free-hand 3D ultrasonography4
Effect of electrode characteristics on electromyographic activity of the masseter muscle4
The influence of age on spinal and lower limb muscle activity during repetitive lifting4
The influence of contraction type, prior performance of a maximal voluntary contraction and measurement duration on fine-wire EMG amplitude4
Task-dependent modulation of corticospinal excitability and inhibition following strength training4
The effect of lower-limb prosthetic alignment on muscle activity during sit-to-stand4
Investigation of the temporal and spatial dynamics of muscular action potentials through optically pumped magnetometers4
The needle EMG findings in myotonia congenita4
Shoulder, elbow, and wrist joint angle excursions vary by gesture during touchscreen interaction4
Acute changes in motor unit discharge property after concentric versus eccentric contraction exercise in knee extensor4
Consensus for experimental design in electromyography (CEDE) project: Single motor unit matrix4
Low back muscle action potential conduction velocity estimated using high-density electromyography4
Electromyography activation of shoulder and trunk muscles is greater during closed chain compared to open chain exercises4
Shoulder complex kinematics pre- and post- rotator cuff repair4
Time course of the effects of vibration on quadriceps function in individuals with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction4
Assessment of neuromuscular activity during maximal isometric contraction in supine vs standing body positions4
Alterations in peripheral joint muscle force control in adults with musculoskeletal disease, injury, surgery, or arthroplasty: A systematic review and meta-analysis4
Spatial distribution of erector spinae activity is related to task-specific pain-related fear during a repetitive object lifting task4
Ultrasound shear wave elastography measurement of the deep posterior cervical muscles: Reliability and ability to differentiate between muscle contraction states4
Foot joint coupling variability differences between habitual rearfoot and forefoot runners prior to and following an exhaustive run3
Effect of knee joint angle on the neuromuscular activation of the quadriceps femoris during repetitive fatiguing contractions3
Methodical approaches to determine the rate of radial muscle displacement using tensiomyography: A scoping review and new reporting guideline3
Are there neuromuscular differences on proximal and distal joints in patellofemoral pain people? A systematic review and meta-analysis3
Different perspectives in understanding muscle functions in Parkinson’s disease through surface electromyography: Exploring multiple activation patterns3
Rectus abdominis activity, but not femoris, is similar in different core training exercises: A statistical parametric mapping analysis3
Exercise with TENS does not augment gains in balance and strength for dancers3
Shear modulus of multifidus and longissimus muscles measured using shear wave elastography correlates with muscle activity, but depends on image quality3
Functional relationship between the foot intrinsic and extrinsic muscles in walking3
Sex differences in central and peripheral fatigue induced by sustained isometric ankle plantar flexion3
Characterization of the shoulder net joint moment during manual wheelchair propulsion using four functional axes3
Age-related fatigability in knee extensors and knee flexors during dynamic fatiguing contractions3
Activation training facilitates gluteus maximus recruitment during weight-bearing strengthening exercises3
Effect of jaw clenching on postural adjustments to a predictable external perturbation3
Increased trunk muscle recruitment during the golf swing is linked to developing lower back pain: A prospective longitudinal cohort study3
Assessment of ankle plantar flexor neuromuscular properties: A reliability study3
The accuracy of needle electrode placement by trainees in selected forearm muscles using verification by neuromuscular ultrasound3
Submaximal electromyography-driven musculoskeletal modeling of the human trunk during static tasks: Equilibrium and stability analyses3
Therapeutic application of rTMS in neurodegenerative and movement disorders: A review3
Feedforward activation of the quadratus lumborum during rapid shoulder joint abduction3
Automated estimation of ankle muscle EMG envelopes and resulting plantar-dorsi flexion torque from 64 garment-embedded electrodes uniformly distributed around the human leg3
Sensitivity and specificity of the flexion and extension relaxation ratios to identify altered paraspinal muscles’ flexion relaxation phenomenon in nonspecific chronic low back pain patients3
Changes in muscle activation, oxygenation, and morphology following a fatiguing repetitive forward reaching task in young adult males and females3
Soleus muscle and Achilles tendon compressive stiffness is related to knee and ankle positioning3
Intra- and inter-rater reliability of electrical impedance myography using adhesive electrodes in healthy volunteers3
The influence of muscle length on gastrocnemius and vastus lateralis muscle oxygen saturation and endurance3
Linear relationship between electromyography and shear wave elastography measurements persists in deep muscles of the upper extremity3
Effective muscle elongation positions for the neck extensor muscles: An ultrasonic shear wave elastography study3
The relationship between muscle activation and shear elastic modulus of the sternocleidomastoid muscle during 3-D torque production3
Ergonomics for surgeons – prototype of an external surgeon support system reduces muscular activity and fatigue3
Reliability of surface electromyography for the gluteus medius muscle during gait in people with and without chronic nonspecific low back pain3
Running-related muscle activation patterns and tibial acceleration across puberty2
Reliability and agreement of a dynamic quadriceps incremental test for the assessment of neuromuscular function2
Differences between vastus medialis and lateralis excitation onsets are dependent on the relative distance of surface electrodes placement from the innervation zone location2
Normative cervical spine kinematics of a circumduction task2
Greater fatigue resistance of dorsiflexor muscles in people with prediabetes than type 2 diabetes2
Bursting TENS increases walking endurance more than continuous TENS in middle-aged adults2
Adaptive trunk sway velocities following repeated perturbations in subjects with and without low back pain2
Neuromuscular activation of quadriceps bellies during tasks performed in the same biomechanical condition in patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty2
Scapular kinematics during unloaded and maximal loaded isokinetic concentric and eccentric shoulder flexion and extension movements2
Faster intrinsic rate of torque development in elbow flexors than knee extensors: Effect of muscle architecture?2
Motor variability during a repetitive lifting task is impaired by wearing a passive back-support exoskeleton2
Probing the neuromodulatory gain control system in sports and exercise sciences2
Initial force production before sag is enhanced by prior contraction followed by a 3-minute rest period in fast motor units of the rat medial gastrocnemius2
Reliability of ultrasound measurement for isolated control of the transversus abdominis muscle during abdominal hollowing: A secondary analysis2
Skeletal muscle models composed of motor units: A review2
The influence of posture variation on electromyographic signals in females obtained during maximum voluntary isometric contractions: A shoulder example2
Glenohumeral joint dynamics and shoulder muscle activity during geared manual wheelchair propulsion on carpeted floor in individuals with spinal cord injury2
Activation of neuromuscular sub-regions of supraspinatus and infraspinatus during common rehabilitative exercises2
Post-activation depression of primary afferents reevaluated in humans2
Trunk and hip muscle activity during the Balance-Dexterity task in persons with and without recurrent low back pain2
Unique neuromuscular activation of the rectus femoris during concentric and eccentric cycling2
The influence of knee varus and valgus on quadriceps muscle activity changes induced by stretching and kneeling2
Reliability outcomes and inter-limb differences in ankle joint stiffness in children with unilateral cerebral palsy depend on the method of analysis2
Comparison of EMG activity in shank muscles between individuals with and without chronic ankle instability when running on a treadmill2
The effect of EMG biofeedback training on muscle activation in an impingement population2
The effects of joint hypermobility syndrome on the kinematics and kinetics of the vertical jump test2
Effects of a tongue training program in Parkinson's disease: Analysis of electrical activity and strength of suprahyoid muscles2
Electrical muscle stimulation: Application and potential role in aging society2
Non-uniform excitation of pectoralis major induced by changes in bench press inclination leads to uneven variations in the cross-sectional area measured by panoramic ultrasonography2
Influence of the number of muscles and strides on selective motor control during gait in individuals with cerebral palsy2
Bridging the gap between temporomandibular disorders, static balance impairment and cervicogenic dizziness: Posturographic and clinical outcomes2
Child-Adult differences in antagonist muscle coactivation: A systematic review2
Intramuscular pressure of human tibialis anterior muscle detects age-related changes in muscle performance2
Jumping ability is related to change of direction ability in elite handball players2
Do surface electrodes validly represent lower trapezius activation patterns during shoulder tasks?2
A method based on wavelets to analyse overlapped and dependant M-Waves2