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Contractions

Contraction stress test

a test used to evaluate foetal well-being by inducing contractions and analyzing the foetal heart rate response.


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Re: Re:

... this paper by Demuth et al. (http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0000085) reports that "expansions outnumber contractions on the human, chimp, mouse, rodent, and ingroup branches" and that "Along the lineage leading to humans, 414 (gene) families ...

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by Cat
Thu Jul 04, 2013 5:05 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: CHALLENGE: Why should there be an “origin of species”?
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Re: Re:

... this paper by Demuth et al. (http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0000085) reports that "expansions outnumber contractions on the human, chimp, mouse, rodent, and ingroup branches" and that "Along the lineage leading to humans, 414 (gene) families ...

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by thoffnagle
Mon Jul 01, 2013 5:35 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: CHALLENGE: Why should there be an “origin of species”?
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Views: 9162

Re: how to know a muscle is contracting or relaxing

... are working to focus and moving across your screen and your finger muscles are operating to strike the keyboard. All thes little actions require contractions and relaxations of opposing pairs or groups of muscles working smoothly and in tandem action without direct conscious thought. Some people ...

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by Wallyanna
Wed May 09, 2012 10:07 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how to know a muscle is contracting or relaxing
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Is it possible to measur muscel contractions at home?

I want to do a litte projekt from my home where i continually measure the activity in some small superficial muscles. I would like to be able to get the result on the computer to see WHEN and HOW MUCH the muscels have contracted. My question is if there are any devices that private people can by to ...

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by favetelinguis
Fri Dec 30, 2011 11:15 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Is it possible to measur muscel contractions at home?
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Re: Muscle Tension

... contraction remain constant provided that the weight of the object you lift remains the same. While isometric contraction is characterize as contractions base on the sheer force and weight of different objects that was exerted with force. Hope I helped.

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by DocWillow
Thu Nov 24, 2011 11:53 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Muscle Tension
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