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back muscle

Superficial: latissimus dorsi and trapezius muscles. Middle layer: levator scapulae, rhomboid major, and rhomboid minor muscles. Deep layer: erector spinae and splenius. Deepest layer: interspinalis, intertransverse, multifidus, rotatores, semispinalis, and spinalis capitis.
See also: muscle
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Based on the findings from this study, a basic and brief program of strength and endurance exercise significantly reduced low back pain and low back muscle fatigue in subjects who suffer from these common conditions.
Numerous studies have also identified an association between LBP and easily fatigued back muscles based on back muscle endurance [8-9,24-26].
However, previous studies reported conflicting results regarding the spectral sEMG measures of back muscle fatigue [17-20].
If the Red Sox win, can Pedro Martinez pitch Monday after straining a back muscle that forced him out of the opener after four innings?
Witherspoon recovered but later tore a back muscle and didn't answer the bell for the eighth round.
Inflammation of this small back muscle through which the sciatic nerve runs.
Hampered by a strained back muscle, the picther is expected to start Saturday's Cactus League game vs.
Hillary Rodham Clinton, who has been nursing an aggravated back muscle, navigated the church's steps slowly while Clinton, his hand on her back, helped her to and from the building.
Ahmed Elshannawy is also suffering from an injury in the back muscles, but we will try to treat it, and the goalkeeper may play the game against Ahly SC," Zamalek's doctor said.