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Muscular System

Muscular System

Author: Aaron Mullally
Description:

To bring an understanding of the muscular system (anatomy & physiology).

This section starts out with a discussion of the histology of skeletal muscle tissue and then we apply that to how it contracts in the next video. I haven't gotten to them yet but I will make some muscle gross anatomy videos later on.

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Tutorial

Muscle Tissue & the Sarcomere

This is a little more in depth look at the histology of skeletal muscle and the sarcomere

Source: self made video for the Youtube channel bullharrier

Physiology of a Muscle Contraction

An overview of the physiology of a muscle contraction:
1) Excitation
2) Excitation-contraction coupling
3) Contraction
4) Recovery

Also a brief discussion of the neuromuscular junction (NMJ)

Source: self made video for the Youtube channel bullharrier