Muscular system and its importance

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What you'll learn

The muscular system is responsible for the movement of the human body. About 700 muscles are attached to the bones of the skeletal system that make up about half of a person’s body weight. Each muscle comprises of skeletal muscle tissue, blood vessels, tendons, and nerves. Muscle is also found inside the heart, digestive organs, and blood vessels. read more »»

They can be skeletal, cardiac, or smooth depending on their location. The coordinated action of various groups of muscles helps us to walk. Muscle pain signals numerous problems. One might complain of it after heavy exercising.

Some commonly encountered conditions are sprains, muscle pulls, muscle tears, etc. Some not so common conditions such as muscular dystrophy, fibromyalgia, Parkinson’s disease are also associated with muscular abnormalities. Learn all of this in more detail in the course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who should attend?

  • General practitioners,
  • Primary care physicians,
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns),
  • Postgraduate students in medicine,
  • Nurses,
  • Life science graduates,
  • AYUSH students,
  • Students interested in Biological sciences.


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