postural mechanism

postural mechanism

a term used to encompass muscle tone, postural tone, equilibrium, and righting responses, as well as protective extension reactions.
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5) Postural mechanisms similar to other motor skills can be improved through training, particularly by perturbation based balance activities.
As shown in previous studies, fatigue of postural muscles such as cervical, lumbar and lower limb extensor muscles reduces the efficiency of postural mechanisms to a greater extent than non-postural muscles (Lin et al.
This is because of excitation the postural mechanisms related to sensory inputs from finger tip.