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Gait (PTA)

StandardRancho Los Amigos
Heel strike Initial Contact
Foot Flat Loading response
Midstance Midstance
Heel Off Terminal stance
Toe Off Pre-swing
Acceleration Initial Swing
Midswing Midswing
Deceleration Terminal swing
What percentage is the Stance Phase 60% of gait cycle
What percentage is the Swing Phase 40% of gait cycle
In what phase is your entire body weight over your stance limb? Midstance
Tibialis anterior peak activity during the gait cycle? Eccentrically lowering of the foot into PF.
Gastroc-soleus group peak activity during the gait cycle? Concentrically raising the heel during toe off.
Quadriceps peak activities during gait cycle are? Single support during early stance phase and just before toe off to initiate swing phase.
Hamstrings peak activity during gait cycle is? Late swing phase and is responsible for decelerating the unsupported limb.
Created by: irongirl
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