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Excerpts — Advanced Neuromuscular Exercise Physiology

Multiple mechanisms involved in regulating blood flow during exercise

Here we discuss some of the general physiological mechanisms that maintain blood pressure when muscle demands for oxygen delivery are high and also the local mechanisms that match blood flow to metabolic demand.

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Chronic electrical stimulation demonstrates limits of muscle adaptability

Chronic electrical stimulation of muscles has been used extensively during the past 30 years to demonstrate the limits of adaptability of muscles to increased activity.

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Strength training results in measurable changes in motor unit recruitment

Here, we will discuss how strength training results in directly measurable changes in the way motor units are recruited during effort.

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