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Flashcards in FASCIA Deck (13):
1

Inappropriate changes in the tension of a muscle and fascia will _______ affect the overall structure/function.

Negatively

2

Describe Subserous (Visceral) Fascia.

Wraps organs, suspending them in their cavities

3

What happens when collagen fibres pack more tightly and more bonds are formed?

Areas become stiff and limit function

4

Correcting the tension in a muscle and fascia will _______ affect the overall structure/function.

Positively

5

Describe Deep Fascia.

CT gives form and support for underlying organs

6

Describe Superficial Fascia.

CT beneath skin, referred as adipose

7

Fascia is in a more less-viscous state when _______.

Warmed

8

What is the effects of immobilization of fascia?

Tissue is fragile and decrease in function

9

What is the effects of inactivity of fascia?

Weakens tissue

10

With disuse of fascia, it gradually loses its?

Pliability (Flexibility)

11

What is the effects of fascia with medication?

Can lead to weakened tissues locally and systemically

12

What is the benefits of fascial bonding?

Helps wound healing/tissue strength

13

What is the effects of fascia with aging?

Tensile strength and adaptive capabilities decrease