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Myology : basic and clinical

Author: Andrew G Engel; Clara Franzini-Armstrong
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill. Medical Publishing Division, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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A reference on neuromuscular diseases and disorders.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew G Engel; Clara Franzini-Armstrong
ISBN: 007137180X 9780071371803 0071371818 9780071371810 0071371826 9780071371827
OCLC Number: 803615657
Description: 2 v. : il. ; 29 cm
Contents: MYOLOGY,3/ESCIENTIFIC BASISDevelopment, Differentiation and Diversity1 The Embryonic Origin of Muscle2 Morphogenesis of skeletal muscle fibers3 Satellite and stem cells; muscle regeneration4 The Diversity of Muscle Fibers and its Origin5 Physiology of Motor Units and their Control6 The extraocular muscles, Muscle contraction7 The Structure of Contractile Filaments8 The Structure of Vertebrate Muscle Myosin9 The Cross Bridge Cycle and the Energetics of Muscle Contraction The control of muscle fiber activity10 Ionic Channels and their Function in Muscle Activity11 The Sarcoplasmic Reticulum and the Transverse Tubules12 Excitation-Contraction Coupling in Skeletal Muscle13 Activation of the Contractile Mechanism by Calcium14 The Proteins of the Sarcoplasmic ReticulumNeuromuscular transmission15 The Neuromuscular Junction16 Neuromuscular Transmission17 Acetylcholine receptors: Structure function18 Function and Molecular Structure of AcetylcholinesteraseMuscle as a tissue19 The Subcortical Cytoskeleton and the Plasma Membrane20 The Extracellular Matrix21 The Muscle Spindle22 The Microcirculation of Muscle 23 Protein and Amino Acid Metabolism in Muscle24 Lysosomal Metabolism and its Relevance to Skeletal MuscleGENERAL APPROACHES TO NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES25 The clinical examination26 Electrodiagnosis of Muscle disorders27 Muscle Imaging28 Noninvasive evaluation of metabolic myopathies29 The Muscle Biopsy30 Basic Reactions of Muscle 31 Ultrastructural changes in diseased muscle32 Immune Mechanisms in Muscle Diseases 33 The Tools of Molecular Genetics And Their Application to the Study Of Muscle DiseasesDISEASES OF MUSCLEMuscular Dystrophies34 Dystrophinopathies35 Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy36 Myotonic Dystrophy 37 Limb Girdle Dystrophies38 Facioscapulohumeral Dystrophy and Scapuloperoneal Syndrome39 Bethlem Myopathy40 Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy41 X-Linked Vacuolar Myopathy42 Distal Muscular Dystrophies43 Myofibrillar Myopathies44 Congenital Muscular Dystrophies45 Cardiomyopathies Associated with Muscular DystrophiesAltered Excitability of the Cell Membrane46 Nondystrophic Channelopathies: Myotonias and Per Paralyses47 NeuromyotoniaInflammatory Myopathies 48 Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis Syndromes49 Sporadic Inclusion Body Myositis50 Inclusion Body Myopathy51 Virus Related Muscle Diseases52 Parasitic Myositis53 Other Inflammatory Myopathies Congenital Myopathies54Congenital Myopathies Metabolic Disorders Affecting Muscle55 Nonlysosomal Glycogenoses (and review of carbohydrate metabolism)56 Acid Maltase Deficiency57 Disorders of Lipid Metabolism (and review of lipid metabolism)58 Mitochondrial Diseases59 Malignant Hyperthermia60 Myoglobinura61 Myopathies due to Drugs, Toxins, and Nutritional Deficiency62 Endocrine Myopathies63 Muscle Pain, Cramps, and FatigueDisturbances of Neuromuscular Transmission 64Autoimmune Myasthenia Gravis65 Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome66 Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes Neural Diseases67 Motor Neuron Diseases in Children68 Motor Neuron Diseases in Adults69 Disease of Peripheral Nerves70 Congenital Deformities
Responsibility: editors: Andrew G. Engel, Clara Franzini-Armstrong.
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