During any physical activity or movement, the human body interacts with the external environment and experiences external forces. These forces cause vibrations and oscillations within the soft tissues of the body. For example, during gait the legs alternate between the stance and swing phases. It is during heel strike of the stance phase that the gastrocnemius undergoes vibrations from the impact and must actively recruit muscle fibres to dampen the amplitude of these vibrations. The transmission of vibrations through the body is regulated by bone, cartilage, soft tissues, synovial fluids, joint kinematics and muscular activity (Cardinale & Wakeling, 2005).
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