Development of Postural Muscles and Their Innervation

  title={Development of Postural Muscles and Their Innervation},
  author={Jos Ijkema-Paassen and Albert Gramsbergen},
  booktitle={Neural plasticity},
Control of posture is a prerequisite for efficient motor performance. Posture depends on muscles capable of enduring contractions, whereas movements often require quick, forceful muscle actions. To serve these different goals, muscles contain fibers that meet these different tasks. Muscles with strong postural functions mainly consist of slow muscle fibers… CONTINUE READING