Current topics for teaching skeletal muscle physiology.

  title={Current topics for teaching skeletal muscle physiology.},
  author={Susan V. Brooks},
  journal={Advances in physiology education},
  volume={27 1-4},
  • S. Brooks
  • Published 2003
  • Biology
  • Advances in physiology education
Contractions of skeletal muscles provide the stability and power for all body movements. Consequently, any impairment in skeletal muscle function results in some degree of instability or immobility. Factors that influence skeletal muscle structure and function are therefore of great interest both scientifically and clinically. Injury, disease, and old age are among the factors that commonly contribute to impairment in skeletal muscle function. The goal of this article is to update current… 

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