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Fig. 2 | BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation

Fig. 2

From: Deep soft-tissue massage applied to healthy calf muscle has no effect on passive mechanical properties: a randomized, single-blind, cross-over study

Fig. 2

Experimental setup indicating footplate system with the lateral malleolus aligned to the axis of rotation of the rotary potentiometer. Surface electromyographic signals were recorded from the tibialis and soleus muscles. Oscillation of the footplate was synchronized with the audible beat of the metronome and the manually applied force was measured by the load cell

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