All publications of “Jessica Yumie Higa”

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Influence of low-level laser therapy on vertical jump in sedentary individuals

Camila Mayumi Martin Kakihata, Jéssica Aline Malanotte, Jessica Yumie Higa, Tatiane Kamada Errero, Sandra Lucinei Balbo, Gladson Ricardo Flor Bertolini

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015AO3243

ObjectiveTo investigate the effects of low intensity laser (660nm), on the surae triceps muscle fatigue and power, during vertical jump in sedentary individuals, in addition to delayed onset muscle soreness.MethodsWe included 22 sedentary volunteers in the study, who were divided into three groups: G1 (n=8) without performing low intensity laser (control); G2 (n=7) subjected to 6 days of low intensity laser applications; and G3 (n=7) subjected to 10 days of low intensity laser applications. All subjects were evaluated by means […]