Ch. 11 - MusclesSee all chapters
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Ch. 1 - Introduction to Physiology
Ch. 2 - Molecules and Molecular Interactions
Ch. 3 - Cells and Tissues
Ch. 4 - Cell Metabolism: Bioenergetics, Enzymes, and Respiration
Ch. 5 - Membrane Dynamics
Ch. 6 - Cell Communication
Ch. 7 - Integumentary System
Ch. 8 - Bone and Cartilage
Ch. 9 - Skeletal System
Ch. 10 - Joints
Ch. 11 - Muscles
Ch. 12 - The Nervous System I: Neurons and Neuronal Networks
Ch. 13 - The Nervous System II: The Central Nervous System
Ch. 14 - The Autonomic Nervous System
Ch. 15 - Sensory Physiology
Ch. 16 - The Endocrine System
Ch. 17 - Cardiovascular Physiology I: The Heart
Ch. 18 - Cardiovascular Physiology II: Blood, Blood Vessels, Circulation, and Exchange
Ch. 19 - The Urinary System
Ch. 20 - Respiratory Physiology
Ch. 21 - Acid-Base Balance-- Controlling Blood pH
Ch. 22 - Introduction to the Immune System
Ch. 23 The Lymphatic System
Ch. 23 - The Digestive System
Ch. 24 - Regulation of Metabolism and Energy Balance
Ch. 25 - Human Sexual Reproduction and Development

Extrinsic Wrist and Hand Muscles

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Skeletal Muscle Cellular Anatomy-- Muscles to Sarcomeres
Skeletal Muscle Contraction I: The Cellular Level
Skeletal Muscle Contraction II: Tension and Length-Tension Curves
Skeletal Muscle Contraction III: Summation and Tetanus
Skeletal Muscle Contraction IV: Isotonic vs. Isometric Contractions
Energy Requirements of Skeletal Muscle-- Fiber Types and Fatigue
Neural Control of Skeletal Muscle--Skeletal Muscle Reflexes
Smooth Muscle
Muscle Origin and Insertion
Organization of Skeletal Fibers
Naming of Skeletal Muscles
Actions of Skeletal Muscles
Facial Expression Muscles
Eye muscles
Oral Cavity and Pharynx Muscles
Anterior Neck and Hyoid Muscles
Movement of Head and Neck Muscles
Vertebral Column Muscles
Respiration Muscles
Abdominal Muscles
Pelvic Floor Muscles
Pectoral Girdle Muscles
Glenohumeral Joint Muscles
Elbow Joint Muscles
Extrinsic Wrist and Hand Muscles
Intrinsic Hand Muscles
Hip Joint Muscles
Knee Joint Muscles
Extrinsic Ankle and Foot Muscles
Intrinsic Foot Muscles
Review of Muscle Movement

Concept #1: Anterior Muscles

Concept #2: Posterior Muscles