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People, particularly men, who lift weights using fast and jerky movements?

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Dr. Mark Sacher
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In brief: Ballistic motion

Fast and jerky motion is known as ballistic muscle movements.
These movements can cause muscle strains and sprains. Switch to smooth controlled slow movements to help avoid injury.

In brief: Ballistic motion

Fast and jerky motion is known as ballistic muscle movements.
These movements can cause muscle strains and sprains. Switch to smooth controlled slow movements to help avoid injury.
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