Voluntary functions are movements that are performed under a
person's conscious control. An example of this type of function is moving the
hand to scratch an itch or to pick up a piece of paper.
September 1, 2011
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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