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With the rapid development of physical therapy in this country, an increasing amount of attention is being paid to the importance of muscle function; and a department of myology or muscle re-education is now instituted in the majority of modern hospitals. The after-experience of the great war showed that 65 per cent of the wounded men returning from the battlefields were suffering from disabilities of an orthopedic nature of such a character that the question of muscular function became of prime importance for purposes of treatment. Muscular tissue alone constitutes the greater part of most animals; and more attention should
The Action of Muscles. Including Muscle Rest and Muscle Re-Education.. Ann Intern Med. 1930;4:412. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-4-4-412_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1930;4(4):412.
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