Thixotropy in skeletal muscle and in muscle spindles: A review

@article{Proske1993ThixotropyIS,
  title={Thixotropy in skeletal muscle and in muscle spindles: A review},
  author={Uwe Proske and David L. Morgan and J. Edmund Gregory},
  journal={Progress in Neurobiology},
  year={1993},
  volume={41},
  pages={705-721}
}
UWE PROSKE,t DAVID L. MORGAN* and J. EDMUND GREGORY'}" *Department of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, 3168, Australia ~ Department of Physiology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, 3168, Australia CONTENTS 1. Extrafusal muscle 1.1. Introduction 1.2. Mechanism 1.2.1. Basic observation 1.2.2. The role of calcium 1.2.3. Relation to 'weakly attached state' 1.3. Slack in muscle fibers 1.4. Measurements using intact joints 1.5. Conclusions 2… CONTINUE READING

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