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Table 1 The pressure exerted at various sites on the skin by the compression garment with adhesive silicone stripes

From: A novel compression garment with adhesive silicone stripes improves repeated sprint performance – a multi-experimental approach on the underlying mechanisms

Muscle Pressure [mmHg] (mean ± SD)
  Sub-study 1 (n = 12) Sub-study 2 (n = 12)
Gluteus maximus 18.3 ± 4.1 20.2 ± 4.3
Rectus femoris 19.0 ± 4.9 20.2 ± 4.9
Vastus lateralis 17.5 ± 4.4 18.2 ± 4.1
Biceps femoris 19.6 ± 4.7 19.5 ± 5.6
Gastrocnemus medialis 21.7 ± 6.0 19.9 ± 5.6