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neck muscles

Anterior and lateral: digastric, geniohyoid, mylohyoid, omohyoid, platysma, sternocleidomastoid, sternohyoid, sternothyroid, stylohyoid, and thyrohyoid muscles. Posterior: levator scapulae, scalene muscles, and trapezius. Suboccipital: obliquus capitis and rectus capitis muscles.
See: headfor illus.
See also: muscle
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TABLE 5: PERCENT OF NEGATIVE SIGNS OF TENDERNESS OF NECK MUSCLES OF BOTH GROUPS
Bilateral tenderness and swelling of the posterior neck muscles were found, with no overlying skin erythema.
Julie Jones, with 12-year-old Mahendra, who was born with congenital myopathy, which made his neck muscles so weak he couldn't pick his head up
There are no studies investigating the influence of the combination of these parameters to achieve the highest neuromuscular activity of the trunk and neck muscles. In particular, the acute effect of the variation of peak-to-peak displacement on the neuromuscular response of these muscles has not been investigated.
Due to the multi-layered architecture of the posterior neck muscles, we use the term paraspinals muscles (PARA) to describe the total muscle activity recorded at these electrodes.
You can see the strain in his neck muscles, blood vessels and arteries.
When we faced the same muscle in front of the tube placement or not crawling, we see that the infraspinatus muscle and the erector spinae of the neck are the only ones that have statistically significant changes in muscle activation due to the suppression of head movement (erector spinae) and resistance underwater recovery phase (infraspinatus) As the underwater recovery by the application of the tube causes the neck muscles are less active.
It may sound strange, but women tend to use their neck muscles more than their abs when they do crunches which is uncomfortable and a big waste of time.
He said: "I watch Jim's neck muscles. When they stop moving I know it's my cue.
In this particular scenario, strain to the neck muscles would be expected.
Karen, of Inverness, said: "I started off wheelchair racing but many miles and a few marathons later, I got bored with the view of tarmac beneath and sore neck muscles from straining to look up."
After a great pasta dinner furnished by the employer of Parish Nurse, Sandy Dietrich, all were given the opportunity to have a refreshing facial, special hands and lip treatments and to make a heart-shaped scented comfort pillow that helped to rest those tight neck muscles. The pillows were decorated using permanent markers with drawings, scripture or whatever was meaningful to the Parish Nurse.