Tetanus - 5) Isotonic contraction- muscle contraction,...

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Tetanus- 1) complete- fusion of twitches, contractions without relaxations 2) incomplete- series of wave summations, partial relaxation occurs 3) occurs during walking, running, raising your hand 4) contractions needed to maintain muscle tone
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Unformatted text preview: 5) Isotonic contraction- muscle contraction, where the muscle moves toward a fixed point (muscle enlargement and endurance) 6.Isometric- muscle tension without shortening (strengthens joints, burn energy and enlarges muscle mass)...
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