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PAUL BACH-Y-RITA; Neurophysiology of Extraocular Muscles. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 1967;6(3):229-234.
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Physiological properties of extraocular muscle fibers are discussed. Several morphological types of fibers are present in these muscles. Studies on fast singly innervated twitch fibers and on slow multi-innervated fibers suggest that the properties of the former are consistent with "phasic" functions, and those of the latter are consistent with "tonic" functions.
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