Delayed postural contraction of transversus abdominis
in low back pain associated with movement of the lower limb.
Ultrasound assessment of transversus abdominis
muscle contraction ratio during abdominal hollowing: a useful tool to distinguish between patients with chronic low back pain and healthy controls?
The transversus abdominis
plane (TAP) block is a peripheral nerve block designed to anesthetize the nerves supplying the anterior abdominal wall (T6 to L1).
The surgical transversus abdominis
plane block--a novel approach for performing an established technique.
Hides J, Stanton W Mendis MD, Sexton M 2011 The relationship of transversus abdominis
and lumbar multifidus clinical muscle tests in patients with chronic low back pain.
Tests of core function included a timed prone extension endurance test, side bridge endurance test, and a test of transversus abdominis
Effects of posture on the thickness of transversus abdominis
in pain-free subjects.
Abdominal bracing has been shown to induce higher activation in deep abdominal muscles such as transversus abdominis
and internal oblique muscles, which are considered to be the key abdominal muscles that contribute to the stability of the spine (Vera-Garcia et al.
Rather than straining stomach muscles, I work on the natural girdle, called the transversus abdominis
," said Alastair.
2] The assessment of thickness of the abdominal muscles including transversus abdominis
(TA), obliquus abdominis internus (OI) and oblique abdominis externus (OE) is known to be a valid measure of size of the abdominal muscles, as well as a sensitive measure of change.
plane block is an effective postoperative analgesic technique after abdominal surgery, but no study has compared continuous transversus abdominis
plane block with continuous epidural analgesia.
This edition has new chapters on fascia iliaca, anterior sciatic nerve, transversus abdominis
plane, and stellate ganglion blocking techniques, and rewritten chapters on infraclavicular, neuraxial, and cervical plexis blocks.