functional anatomy


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Noun1.functional anatomy - the study of anatomy in its relation to function
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
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The investigation of the functional anatomy of the velvet worm's legs plays a key role in determining how the segmented limbs of the arthropods evolved.
Functional Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals, 5th Edition
The subscapular and subcoracoid bursae: Descriptive and functional anatomy.
But they also will gain an understanding the functional anatomy of the cardiovascular system through the dissection of a bovine heart, Heldt said.
Observations on rotatory instability of the lateral compartment of the knee: experimental studies on the functional anatomy and the pathomechanism of the true and the reversed pivot shift sign.
2) Bentley and Pang studied a functional anatomy curriculum for yoga practitioners that utilized lectures, demonstrations, and models and found that participants had positive responses to the course and were able to apply the knowledge to their yoga practice.
Functional Anatomy Approach for Prostate Radiation Spares Critical Structures
Synopsis: "Functional Anatomy of the Pilates Core: An Illustrated Guide to a Safe and Effective Core Training Program" is the first to illustrate the essential connection between the functional anatomy of the body's core and its application during Pilates' fundamental core exercises.
Nusrat said Ponseti Treatment is based on sound understanding of the functional anatomy of the foot and of the biological response of muscles, ligaments and bone to corrective position changes gradually obtained by manipulation and casting.
Through precise descriptions, efficiently organized chapters, and beautiful illustrations, the book relates functional anatomy to therapy practice, with extensive coverage of the palpation of structures and references to pathology throughout.
After another short recess, we continued with an absolutely fascinating lecture on "the functional anatomy of the heel fat pad", given by Michael Ratcliffe who works for Cuxson Gerrard.

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