Scientists seek out muscle soreness

Scientists from Loma Linda University and Asuza Pacific University have employed thermal imaging to help in quantifying muscle soreness.

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Scientists from Loma Linda University and Asuza Pacific University have employed thermal imaging to help in quantifying muscle soreness. Traditionally, muscle soreness has been measured using a visual analog scale (VAS). But rather than measuring soreness subjectively, the researchers used thermal IR imaging techniques to detect subtle changes in the temperature of the skin above exercised muscles.

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