The lecture and lab
exams will cover muscle tissue and contraction, names, origin, insertion
and actions of muscles on the list.
Review for Lecture
1. Know the names of all of the
structures in a sarcomere and their functions. 2. Know
where, why and how muscle attachments work 3. Have an
understanding of the various aponeuroses in the body 4. Know
what a fascicle, T-tubule, sarcomere, myofibril, myofilament, fiber,
sarcoplasm, musculoskeletal junction, sarcoplasmic reticulum,
extensibility, excitability, elasticity, contractility and myoglobin
are. 5. Understand the differences between cardiac, smooth
and skeletal muscle. 6. Know what muscular dystrophy is,
what a strain is and what causes pain in an overstretched muscle.
7. Know the origins and insertions of all superficial muscles 8. Know what the prime mover of a
joint is, understand the difference between prime mover, agonist, synergyst and stabilizer. 9. know the criteria for naming muscles.
8. Know the names for the shapes of muscles
Review for Laboratory Exam:
1. Be able to name the visible
muscles on the cadaver.