A&P Lecture 9, Fall 2009, Muscle Phys and Neuro Intro
AP1 Fall 09 MPhys
This is the 9th lecture in the AP1 series by Dr Ivo Waerlop. It continues the discussion of muscle and introduces the nervous system and the neuron.
Muscle contraction is reviewed and length/tension relationships as discussed, as are muscle energy systems and fiber types. Training, hypertrophy, and hyperplasia are also addressed.
An intro to the nervous system and the neuron conclude the lecture.