Myofascial Technique Theory Flashcards Preview

Midterm > Myofascial Technique Theory > Flashcards

Flashcards in Myofascial Technique Theory Deck (8)
Loading flashcards...
1

Fascia is very organized and very flexible in a healthy state. True or false?

True

2

Fascia does not have the ability to stretch and it moves without restriction. True or false?

False

3

When fascia is damaged, traumatized or disused, you can lose its pliability. True or false?

True

4

Superficial fascia is also known as epidermis. True or false?

False

5

Fascia is connected throughout the body; it has no beginning and no end.

True

6

What are the problems caused by restricted or damaged fascia?

Muscle spasm, muscle pain, breathing difficulties, postural deviations, neuropathy, chronic back and neck pain, sensory impairment.

7

What are the first three steps in the myofascial line sequence?

First, loosen metatarsals. Second, flexor retinaculum.
Third, tibialis anterior

8

There are three types of fascia: superficial, intermediate, and deep.
True or false?

False. There is only superficial and deep fascia.