Fascia--Current knowledge and future directions in physiatry: narrative review.

@article{Kwong2014FasciaCurrentKA,
  title={Fascia--Current knowledge and future directions in physiatry: narrative review.},
  author={Evan H Kwong and Thomas W. Findley},
  journal={Journal of rehabilitation research and development},
  year={2014},
  volume={51 6},
  pages={
          875-84
        }
}
Fascia can be considered part of the connective tissues that permeates the human body. However, in medical training its definition is not clear, and even among specialists its role is not completely understood. Physiatrists have a unique opportunity to add to the growing scientific and clinical knowledge about fascia, particularly about how this connective tissue network may apply clinically to musculoskeletal disorders. In this narrative review, the structure and function of fascia is… Expand

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