functional anatomy


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func·tion·al a·nat·o·my

anatomy studied in its relation to function.

func·tion·al a·nat·o·my

(fŭngk'shŭn-ăl ă-nat'ŏ-mē)
The study of bodily structure as it relates to function.
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Prolapse symptoms are associated with abnormal functional anatomy of the pelvic floor.
Researchers looked at how MRI, and a clear understanding of functional anatomy (and its variations from patient to patient), can allow radiation oncologists to plan a course of treatment that spares critical structures.
Critique: Profusely illustrated and thoroughly 'user friendly' in content, organization and presentation, "Functional Anatomy of the Pilates Core: An Illustrated Guide to a Safe and Effective Core Training Program" is a complete course of instruction and very highly recommended for personal, professional, community, and academic library Pilates instructional reference collections and supplemental studies lists.
Physical therapists will find "Functional Anatomy for Physical Therapists" invaluable to their study or practice.
Functional anatomy and adaptative evolution of the feeding apparatus in the Sawaiian honeycreeper genus Loxops (Drepanidae).
Ploeger first began using Primal Pictures' Anatomy.TV with her functional anatomy classes about seven years ago.
"Studies looking at limb length have always concluded that a shorter limb, including in Neandertals, leads to less efficiency of movement, because they had to take more steps to go a given distance," says lead author Ryan Higgins, graduate student in the Johns Hopkins Center of Functional Anatomy and Evolution.
"Studies looking at limb length have always concluded that a shorter limb, including in Neandertals, leads to less efficiency of movement, because they had to take more steps to go a given distance," said lead author Ryan Higgins, graduate student in the Johns Hopkins Center of Functional Anatomy and Evolution.
I also like the paediatric airway chapter, particularly the wonderful summary of the functional anatomy of the infant airway.
Sonographers must have knowledge of normal structure and functional anatomy of the human body and use independent judgment in recognizing the need to perform procedures according to sonographic findings.
Functional Anatomy of the Pelvic Floor and Lower Urinary Tract.BausslerKShusslerBBurgioKLMooreKHNortonPAStantonS Pelvic Floor Re-education2nd ed.
The authors of this publication state that they sought to provide a book on 'functional anatomy of the spine' to fill the niche they found while undertaking their own postgraduate studies in physiotherapy.

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