2013

Craniofacial Muscles

A New Framework for Understanding the Effector Side of Craniofacial Muscle Control

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-4465-7 (Print) 978-1-4614-4466-4 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-7

      The Craniofacial Muscles: Arguments for Uniqueness

  3. Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 11-28

      Head Muscle Development

  4. Extraocular Muscles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 29-29

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 31-50

      Extraocular Muscle Structure and Function

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 51-74

      Motor Control of Extraocular Muscle

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 75-88

      Extraocular Muscles Response to Neuromuscular Diseases and Specific Pathologies

  5. Masticatory Muscles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 89-89

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 91-109

      Masticatory Muscle Structure and Function

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 111-130

      Motor Control of Masticatory Muscles

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 131-138

      Masticatory Muscle Response to Neuromuscular Diseases and Specific Pathologies

  6. Laryngeal and pharyngeal muscles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 141-166

      Structure and Function of the Laryngeal and Pharyngeal Muscles

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 167-183

      Motor Control and Biomechanics of Laryngeal and Pharyngeal Muscles

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 185-203

      Laryngeal Muscle Response to Neuromuscular Diseases and Specific Pathologies

  7. Tongue Musculature

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 205-205

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 207-227

      Tongue Structure and Function

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 229-240

      Tongue Biomechanics and Motor Control

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 241-262

      Tongue Muscle Response to Neuromuscular Diseases and Specific Pathologies

  8. Facial Muscles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-263

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 265-286

      Facial Nerve Innervation and Facial Palsies

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 287-321

      Spastic Facial Muscle Disorders

  9. SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 323-323

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 325-335

      Comparison of the Craniofacial Muscles: A Unifying Hypothesis

  10. Back Matter

    Pages 337-345