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Kinesiology-Enhanced Edition - With DVD

Kinesiology-Enhanced Edition - With DVD - 06 edition

Kinesiology-Enhanced Edition - With DVD - 06 edition

ISBN13: 9780323048866

ISBN10: 0323048862

Kinesiology-Enhanced Edition - With DVD by Joseph Muscolino - ISBN 9780323048866
Edition: 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: C.V. Mosby Co.
Published: 2006
International: No
Kinesiology-Enhanced Edition - With DVD by Joseph Muscolino - ISBN 9780323048866

ISBN13: 9780323048866

ISBN10: 0323048862

Edition: 06

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Summary

This complete, full-color atlas of bones and joints contains over 900 illustrations and explains how muscles function as movers, antagonists, and stabilizers so readers will truly understand how muscles function in the human body. It includes the bones, landmarks, and joints, as well as an introduction to the basics of how muscles function. Kinesiology (Enhanced Edition): The Skeletal System and Muscle Function also provides readers with clinical applications of key kinesiology concepts and important anatomical and physiological terminology that is needed for work in the musculoskeletal field. Plus, in this enhanced edition, users can see major joint movements for themselves on the included DVD!

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Introduction: Overview of the Human Body

Part I Organization of the Human Body

1. Parts of the Human Body
2. Describing the Body

Part II The Skeleton

3. Bones and Bony Landmarks
4. Bones of the Human Body

Part III Joint Structure and Function

5. Joint Structure
6. Joint Function
7. Joint Movement Terminology
8. Joints of the Axial Body
9. Joints of the Lower Extremity
10. Joints of the Upper Extremity

Part IV Muscle Structure and Function

11. Anatomy and Physiology of Muscle Tissue
12. How Muscles Function?The Big Picture
13. Types of Muscle Contractions
14. Roles of Muscles
15. Determining the Force of a Muscle Contraction
16. The Neuromuscular System
17. Muscles of Respiration and Mastication
18. Posture, the Gait Cycle, and Exercise
19. Microanatomy of Muscle
20. Selected Topics of Kinesiology

Appendices

Other Editions of Kinesiology-Enhanced Edition - With DVD

Kinesiology: The Skeletal System and Muscle Function-With DVD by Joseph E. Muscolino - ISBN 9780323069441
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