The scientific collaboration will further examine the KAATSU Training(TM) method, developed by Sato and designed to increase muscle size and build strength with lighter weights and less stressful motions on muscles, joints and ligaments.
ACSM, the world's largest sports medicine and exercise organization, will act as a scientific research partner with
KAATSU, which has been in development for more than 40 years in
"ACSM has always been at the forefront of scientific research and discovery, and that's what this research is all about," said
The American College of Sports Medicine (http://www.acsm.org) is the largest sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world. More than 35,000 international, national, and regional members and certified professionals are dedicated to advancing and integrating scientific research to provide educational and practical applications of exercise science and sports medicine.
SOURCE American College of Sports Medicine