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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.
Cardiomyoplasty--A surgical procedure that involves detaching one end of a back muscle and attaching it to the heart.
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].
Duval, who has played just one tournament this season, told R&A officials late on Wednesday evening he had a strained back muscle although it had also been reported that his wife Susie had been taken ill yesterday.
For a number of the dancers, it brings back muscle memories from their youth.
"He's told other inmates he's shedding pounds and putting back muscle tone.
Striker Nicky Ward is again struggling to overcome a back muscle strain to face his former club tonight.
Inflammation of this small back muscle through which the sciatic nerve runs.
When you curl your finger in, the muscle in FRONT pulls, and the back muscle rests.
'But,' says Imran, 'God teaches you through failure!' For over twenty years he's tried to make an impact on Pakistan politics and being written of as a light weight non-entity, till now, using his well-honed bouncing back muscle he's got the most coveted leadership post in Pakistan!
Also, your release arm will be in line with the arrow so you can efficiently hold your bow with your back muscles and repeat your shot process.