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Neurology 203c

The Voluntary Somatic Motor System Examination


3.0

  • Identify the basic anatomical pathways of central nervous system control mechanisms involved in voluntary movement of the body
  • Identify the basic anatomical pathways of peripheral nervous system and neuromuscular control mechanisms involved in voluntary movement of the body
  • Describe the evaluation of strength and the functional roles of muscles
  • Discuss the categorizations and terminology used describing the various varieties of muscular contraction
  • Review and assess concepts and skills necessary to perform an accurate bedside examination of the voluntary motor system
  • View and identify patient video vignettes demonstrating lecture points
  • Recognize examination procedures and signs to distinguish primary muscular disease (myopathy)
  • Define and categorize involuntary movements
  • Compare and contrast pathological from non-pathological involuntary movements

Joseph Ferezy, DC, DACAN, FIACN

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