In its Second Edition, this text addresses basic and applied physiological properties of skeletal muscle in the context of the physiological effects from clinical treatment. Many concepts are expanded and recent studies on human muscle have been added. This new edition also includes more clinically relevant cases and stories. A two-page full color insert of muscle sections is provided to ensure integral understanding of the concepts presented in the text. Anyone interested in human movement analysis and the understanding of generation and control from the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular systems in implementing movement will find this a valuable resource.Lieber, Richard is the author of 'Skeletal Muscle Structure, Function, & Plasticity The Physiological Basis of Rehabilitation', published 2002 under ISBN 9780781730617 and ISBN 0781730619.