The Muscular System Manual: The Skeletal Muscles of the Human Body
A full-color atlas of the muscles of the human body, this text provides in-depth coverage of skeletal muscles. An easy-to-understand format organizes the material by body region, moving from head to extremities. For each region, there is an overview of the muscles of the region as a whole, with information on how muscles in that region function together and large drawings of the muscles of that entire region. Then each particular muscle in that region is described with name, the origin of that name, Greek and Latin derivations, pronunciation, attachments, actions, a drawing with an arrow showing the muscle's line of pull, innervation to two levels of detail, and arterial supply to two levels of detail. That overview is followed by a practical, step-by-step guide to palpating that muscle, a group muscle illustration to show the muscle's anatomical relationship to nearby muscles, the methodology for learning muscle actions, and clinically useful information for that muscle. Instructor's resources available.
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Abducts adductor longus adductor magnus ARTERIAL SUPPLY Artery A Branch Ask the client atlanto-occipital joint attachment clavicle contracts Contralaterally Rotates deep digastric distal tendon dorsal Elevates erector spinae extensor digitorum external abdominal oblique femur fibers running vertically fibularis brevis fibularis longus Figure foot gastrocnemius gemellus gluteus maximus gluteus medius head hip joint hyoid bone Iliac inferior inferiorly INNERVATION internal intercostals knee joint lateralis Laterally Flexes Laterally Rotates latissimus dorsi LEARNING MUSCLE ACTIONS levator labii superioris levator scapulae Lumbosacral Joint mandible METHODOLOGY FOR LEARNING MUSCLES OF FACIAL MUSCULOSKELETAL STRUCTURES neck nerve obliquus capitis PALPATION PALPATION AND SUPPLEMENTARY pectoralis major pelvis piriformis Place palpating hand plantar Posterior View posteriorly Pronunciation proximal psoas major pterygoid pulls quadratus rectus capitis posterior ribs Rotates the Pelvis Rotates the Thigh sagittal plane scapulocostal joint semispinalis semitendinosus serratus posterior shoulder joint spine sternocleidomastoid superficial superior SUPPLEMENTARY TEXT PALPATION Tilts the Pelvis trapezius Vastus zygomaticus major