A_MyologyC - Myology YourWindowtoPerformance,...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–10. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1 Myology Your Window to Performance,  Fitness and Health Dr. S. C. Williams Vesalius 1543
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
2 Introduction  What is myology? What is the muscular system? System of about 600 muscles One of the largest organ  systems Correlation between muscular  system, health and fitness If you don’t use it you lose it
Background image of page 2
3 Topics to Be Discussed Characteristics of muscle tissues Kinds of muscle tissue Functions of muscle tissues Gross structure of skeletal muscle Muscle working groups Muscle architecture Histological structure of skeletal muscles Motor units Embryonic origin of the muscular system How muscles are named
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
4 Characteristics of Muscle  Tissue Irritability Contractility Extensibility Elasticity
Background image of page 4
5 Kinds of Muscle Tissue Skeletal = striated  = voluntary Cardiac   Visceral  =  smooth  = involuntary Important points: stimuli
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
6 Muscle Tissue Types Smooth or visceral Involuntary Striated or skeletal Voluntary Cardiac or heart Involuntary
Background image of page 6
7 Skeletal Muscle Micrographs
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
8 Functions of Muscle  Tissues Movement of skeleton’s system of  levers Sphincters) Compression of body cavities Heat generation Posture Movement of blood & lymph
Background image of page 8
9 What the Muscular  System Is Organ system of 
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 10
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 34

A_MyologyC - Myology YourWindowtoPerformance,...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 10. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online