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musculoskeletal system

all of the muscles, bones, joints, and related structures, such as the tendons and connective tissue, that function in the movement of body parts and organs. See also the Color Atlas of Human Anatomy pp. A8-A11.

musculoskeletal system

the basis of locomotion in vertebrates, which is the contraction of MUSCLES against a skeleton.


pertaining to muscle and skeleton.

musculoskeletal system
the muscles and the skeleton.
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The fact that the depression rate was also higher in group 2 within normal limits in our study is considered to arise from the fact that the patients with chronic non-specific musculoskeletal system pain constituted our study group and from the association between chronic pain and depression.
However, I would urge readers to take care not to regard this text as a complete, all-inclusive statement of the current evidence base for the clinical examination of the musculoskeletal system.
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The Jones' supporters agreed that the most important factor in developing strength was intensity, and that by taking each set (after the initial orientation period) to failure, the athlete could ensure the overload and get the musculoskeletal system to respond positively.
Dancers should be "studying anatomy, physiology, and nutrition anyway," he says, for an understanding of how the musculoskeletal system functions and for help with weight management and good health.
Handles placed continuously around the edge of the transfer aid minimize horizontal reach by the worker and further reduce stress to the musculoskeletal system [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 2 OMITTED].
The growth plates are the site of many inherited disorders that affect the musculoskeletal system.
Actually, anyone who has any disorder of the musculoskeletal system tends to notice pain when the weather changes.
Symptoms can involve abnormalities of the skin, musculoskeletal system, heart and nervous system.
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Although the company's core technology can be used for a range of applications, Echometrix has focused on the musculoskeletal system because the emerging market is growing rapidly.
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