Flashcards in Adaptive Qualities of Fascia Deck (21)
___________ is in a constant state of change and adaption.
CONNECTIVE TISSUE (FASCIA)
Fascia can become more gel-like or more fluid-like depending on what?
Fascia adaptability allows it to respond appropriately to which 2 things?
Wound healing a growth _______ as we age.
Name the two mechanisms through which fascia adapts?
Name the property of gels or fluids becoming more fluid when stirred or shaken, and more solid when at rest?
There is debate over whether thixotrophy applies to _________.
As therapists, what do we need to realize about preparing fascia prior to treatment?
MAKES TREATMENT MORE EFFECTIVE
When is fascia is in a more viscous state?
Warmed fascia is more adaptable and durable, and __________.
In general, we assume ____________ which encourage a more gel-like state.
With disuse, fascia loses its ____________ and tissue is not as healthy
Age can also cause fascia to assume a more _____________ state.
Bonds between _____________ are what help make a collagen fibre.
What will fibres do together to give the tissue structure?
What will too much bonding from prolonged immobilization cause?
What will overuse of the body cause on a tissue level?
Bonding is necessary for which three functions?
Over time __________ fibres will pack more tightly and form more and more bonds.
What can also cause tightly packed collagen bonds?