Study of the Voluntary Striated Muscle

Producer: SFRS (Service du Film de Recherche Scientifique)

The voluntary striated muscle is studied using mechanical phenomena (stimulation study methods, variation of stimulus intensity and frequency, muscle elasticity, fatigue of the isolated muscle) and electrical phenomena (electromyography in the human). Also details neuro-muscular transmission, and shows curarisation of a frog and a rabbit.


Language: French
Year of production: 1959
Format: DVD
Running time: 30 mins.
Price: Individual use: €20.00 (Europe), €20.00 (rest of the world); Institutional use: €35.00 (Europe), €35.00 (rest of the world).
Note: The original title of this program is Étude du muscle strié volontaire