Mechanical lemmas useful to explain the power or the moment of the muscles

  • Giovanni Alfonso Borelli


Because of its looseness, the motive force of the muscle is weakened. This force is also changed for another reason which can either increase or decrease its moment. In order to proceed cautiously and scientifically in this matter, some lemmas must be presented.


Motive Force Opposite Force Distal Interphalangeal Joint Equal Force Finger Breadth 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989

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  • Giovanni Alfonso Borelli

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