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Neuromuscular Control: UT-Austin

Neuromuscular Control: UT-Austin

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    Ebook

    This custom ebook includes chapters from Neuromechanics of Human Movement, Fifth Edition. It has been specifically designed for students taking the course Neuromuscular Control (KIN 336) at the University of Texas at Austin.

    Audience

    Custom ebook for students taking the course Neuromuscular Control (KIN 336) at the University of Texas at Austin.

    Table of Contents

    The Motor System
    Excitable Membranes
    Muscle and Motor Units
    Neural Control of Movement
    Adaptability of the Motor System
    Acute Adjustments
    Chronic Adaptations

    Author

    Roger M. Enoka is a professor in the department of integrative physiology at the University of Colorado Boulder and a professor in the departments of medicine (geriatrics) and neurology at the University of Colorado–Denver. He is also the director of the Neurophysiology of Movement Lab. Previously he was a biomechanist in the department of biomedical engineering at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and a professor in the department of physiology at the University of Arizona.

    For more than 30 years, Enoka has focused his research and teaching on the combination of biomechanics and neurophysiology of movement. Internationally known for his achievements as a teacher and researcher, Enoka is the author of approximately 350 journal articles, books, chapters, reviews, and abstracts, including the frequently cited article “Neurobiology of Muscle Fatigue” published in the Journal of Applied Physiology. He is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Physiological Society, International Society of Biomechanics, and Society for Neuroscience. He is also a past president and current member of the American Society of Biomechanics.