Analyzing isotonic contractions provides an objective look at two different muscle performance characteristics: power and endurance. Nearly every task we perform over the course of a day is isotonic. An effective rehabilitation program must challenge the muscles in the same way they will be used outside of the clinic.
Isotonic Muscle Loading. What exactly is it? Why is it so important to function for all of your patients – from activities of daily living, to work, and to sport? Let’s take a deeper dive into Isotonics, and explore how clinicians can harness it as a powerful modality in physical therapy and occupational therapy. This position paper explores the topic in greater detail.