An update on fascial nomenclature

Regarding: Update on fascial nomenclature – An additional proposal by John Sharkey MSc, Clinical Anatomist

The term ‘the fascial system’ was recommended to facilitate description of supra-regional functional properties (such astensional force transmission, sensory capacities, fluid dynamics, as well as the regulation of wound healing and of fibrotic pathologies). This tissue system “consists of the three-dimensional continuum of soft, collagen containing, loose and dense fibrous connective tissues that permeate the body…




Source: Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies – Volume 23, Issue 1, January 2019, Pages 9-10
coAuthor: Robert SchleipSue Adstrum  •Gil Hedley • Carla Stecco • Can A.Yucesoy