Applied Bionics and Biomechanics / 2018 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Upper Limb Neuromuscular Activities and Synergies Comparison between Elite and Nonelite Athletics in Badminton Overhead Forehand Smash

Table 2

Mean value of local VAF for each muscle when elite and nonelite athletics had three synergies. VAF: variance accounted for.

MuscleVAF (mean ± SD)

SupraspinatusElite0.90 ± 0.029
Nonelite0.91 ± 0.032

Biceps brachiiElite0.93 ± 0.018
Nonelite0.91 ± 0.026

InfraspinatusElite0.95 ± 0.021
Nonelite0.90 ± 0.031

Middle deltoidElite0.93 ± 0.011
Nonelite0.89 ± 0.071

Serratus anteriorElite0.92 ± 0.042
Nonelite0.94 ± 0.019

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