Congential myopathies, Muscular dystropies, Glycogen storage diseases of muscle, and Idiopathic and Inflammatory myopathies are presented in this volume of Neurologic Clinics. Topics include: Muscle channelopathies; Pompe disease; Congenital myopathies and muscular dystrophies; Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophies; Distal myopathies; Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy; Fascioscapulomuneral muscular dystrophy; Myotonic dystrophy; Metabolic and mitochondrial myopathies; Sporadic inclusion body myositis; Toxic myopathies; Idiopathic Inflammatory myopathies; Approach to muscle disease.Musculoskeletal contractures can occur in many myopathies of a longstanding duration. However, contractures ... Muscle strength can be tested by manual testing and from observation of functional activity (Box 12). Functional testing isanbsp;...
|Title||:||Myopathies, An Issue of Neurologic Clinics,|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2014-07-31|