Fatigue: Neural and Muscular Mechanisms / Edition 1

Fatigue: Neural and Muscular Mechanisms / Edition 1

by Patricia A. Pierce
     
 

'This book is a cornerstone of the newly developing field of neuroresearch...will be helpful for neuroscientists and biologists interested in studying fatigue, its basis and mechanisms. The book also deserves to be placed in any medical library.' -Doody'sSee more details below

Overview

'This book is a cornerstone of the newly developing field of neuroresearch...will be helpful for neuroscientists and biologists interested in studying fatigue, its basis and mechanisms. The book also deserves to be placed in any medical library.' -Doody's

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780306451393
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
11/30/1995
Series:
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology Series, #384
Edition description:
1995
Pages:
556
Product dimensions:
1.31(w) x 7.00(h) x 10.00(d)

Table of Contents

Fatigue of Single Muscle Fibers: Myofibrillar Fatigue vs. Failure of Activation; K.A.P. Edman Fatigue at the Neuromuscular Junction: Fatigue at the Neuromuscular Junction: Branch Point vs. Presynaptic vs. Postsynaptic Mechanisms; G.C. Sieck, Y.S. Prakash Fatigue of Single Motor Units: Intrinsic Properties of Motoneurons: Implications for Muscle Fatigue; A. Sawczuk, et al. Fatigue Studied with NMR Techniques: Bioenergetics and Muscle Cell Types; M.J. Kushmerick The Case for Segmental Motor Mechanisms: Variable frequency Stimulation Patterns for the Optimization of Force during Muscle Fatigue: Muscle Wisdom and the Catchlike Property; S.A. BinderMacleod The Case for Central Fatigue: Central Fatigue: Critical Issues, Quantification and Practical Implications; S.C. Gandevia, et al. Task Dependency of Fatigue Mechanisms: The Significance of Motor Unit Variability in Sustaining Mechanical Output of Muscle; A.J. Sargeant, D.A. Jones Integrative Systems Issues: Fatigue and the Design of the Respiratory System; S.L. Lindstedt, H. Hoppeler Fatigue of Adapted Systems: Overuse, Underuse and Pathophysiology: Fatigue in Adapted Systems: Overuse and Underuse Paradigms; T. Gordon 30 additional articles. Index.

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >