By Donald R. Murphy

This clinically orientated textual content provide you with a entire reference of cervical backbone functionality, disorder, medical syndromes, assessment and administration. You get instructions on the best way to method particular medical syndromes with regards to the cervical backbone from the viewpoint of symptoms and syndromes, differential prognosis, therapy, rehabilitation, referral and residential care.

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To answer a func­ tional question, one will want to know the action and ac­ tivity patterns of the muscle and one may have to study other muscles, too. In a clinical context, the word function sometimes refers to the ability to perform a role, not to the role itself. " Function in the sense of "role" cannot be improved or im­ paired. On the other hand, function in the sense of "ability to do things" can be impaired or improved. Obviously, function is not limited to muscles in the way that action and activity are; any anatomical structure or physiological phenomenon can have a function.

39. ida M . The integrated roles of longus colli and sternocleidomastoid muscles: An EMG study.

Semispinalis capitis muscle sospinalis (semispinalis, multifidus, and rotatores) are in­ serted on the spinous process of C2 . The suboccipital trian­ gle is formed of the rectus capitis posterior major and the Transversospinalis -----+ thoracis muscles two obliquus muscles. Notice that the third part of the ver­ tebral artery is found in the triangle, and that only one angle of the triangle approaches the midline of the body. The interspinalis cervicis muscles are among the smallest muscles that serve locomotor or postural functions.

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