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The Skeletal Muscles of the Human Body

By

  • Joseph Muscolino, DC, Instructor, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY; Owner, The Art and Science of Kinesiology, Redding, CT

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The Muscular System Manual by Dr. Joseph E. Muscolino makes the study of musculoskeletal anatomy easier and more engaging with a highly visual approach! This innovative, vibrantly illustrated atlas details the muscles and bones of the human body with unrivaled clarity and helps you build the strong anatomic understanding needed for success in practice.

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Book information

  • Published: October 2009
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-09446-7


Table of Contents

PART 1: The Musculoskeletal System

  1. Basic Kinesiology Terminology
  2. The Skeletal System
  3. How Muscles Function
  4. PART 2: The Skeletal Muscles of the Upper Extremity

  5. Muscles of the Shoulder Girdle Joints
  6. Muscles of the Glenohumeral Joint
  7. Muscles of the Elbow and Radioulnar Joints
  8. Muscles of the Wrist Joint
  9. Extrinsic Muscles of the Finger Joints
  10. Intrinsic Muscles of the Finger Joints
  11. PART 3: The Skeletal Muscles of the Axial Body

  12. Muscles of the Spinal Joints
  13. Muscles of the Rib Cage Joints
  14. Muscles of the Temporomandibular Joints
  15. Muscles of Facial Expression
  16. PART 4: The Skeletal Muscles of the Lower Extremity

  17. Muscles of the Hip Joint
  18. Muscles of the Knee Joint
  19. Muscles of the Ankle and Subtalar Joints
  20. Extrinsic Muscles of the Toe Joints
  21. Intrinsic Muscles of the Toe Joints

PART 5: Functional Mover Groups of Muscles

19. Functional Mover Groups of Muscles

Bibliography

Index