pectoralis major


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pectoralis major

[‚pek·tə′ral·əs ′mā·jər]
(anatomy)
The large muscle connecting the anterior aspect of the chest with the shoulder and upper arm.
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Depressors- Latissimus dorsi, Teres major and minor, and Pectoralis major (pectoral head).
Another compromise to consider is that, although the normal oval NAC is usually aligned parallel to the fibres of the pectoralis major, this may need to be compromised if an oval vector is designed with a downward slant.
In the case of Mr S, five procedures were planned for, including right hemimandibulectomy, selective neck dissection, fibular free flap reconstruction, pectoralis major flap reconstruction and tracheostomy.
The pectoralis major and the anterior deltoid muscles did not show a difference for the bench press.
Pectoralis major muscle activity in the last repetition was significantly greater than the first repetition (pre-test: p = 0.
Effects of the Pullover Exercise on the Pectoralis Major and Latissimus Dorsi Muscles as Evaluated by EMG.
Pectoralis major ruptures occur more frequently during the eccentric phase of bench press in young male adults because, in this position, the more inferior segments of the muscle are overloaded.
To most effectively apply this technique to the pectoralis major, make sure that the client's scapula is stabilized on the table; to most effectively apply this technique to the pectoralis minor, have the client move farther to the side so that their scapula is off the table and free to move.
Muscle spasm take place due to primary pain and prolonged inactivity in upper and middle trapezius, Rhomboids, belly of subscapularis and serratus anterior, pectoralis major and minor, and these muscles become tender.
As carcaqas foram encaminhadas imediatamente para o Laboratorio de Tecnologia de Produtos de Origem Animal da mesma Instituiqao onde foram realizadas as analises de rendimento de carcaqa e as analises fisico-quimicas do musculo Pectoralis major.
The pectoralis major muscle is a broad and triangular muscle with origins on the clavicle, sternum, ribs, and external oblique fascia that acts as an adductor, flexor, and internal rotator of the humerus [1-17].