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Strength & Conditioning Journal:
doi: 10.1519/SSC.0000000000000029
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Criterion Repetition Maximum Testing

Faigenbaum, Avery D. EdD, CSCS1; McFarland, James E. EdM, CSCS2

Section Editor(s): Ronai, Peter MS, RCEP, CSCS*D, NSCA-CPT

Faigenbaum, Avery D. EdD, CSCS1; McFarland, James E. EdM, CSCS2

Section Editor(s): Ronai, Peter MS, RCEP, CSCS*D, NSCA-CPT

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Abstract

ABSTRACT: CRITERION REPETITION MAXIMUM TESTING IS A METHOD OF ASSESSING MUSCULAR STRENGTH THAT FOCUSES ON THE TECHNICAL PERFORMANCE OF A MAXIMAL OR NEAR-MAXIMAL LIFT. ACCEPTED COMMONALITIES OF RESISTANCE EXERCISE PERFORMANCE ARE USED AS PRIMARY CRITERIA FOR SAFELY AND EFFICACIOUSLY EVALUATING MUSCULAR STRENGTH.

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