HSCI 003, Joints

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HSCI 003, Joints
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2013-09-29 19:29:10
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Chapter 15 Joints
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  1. What are the 3 different joints?
    • Fibrous
    • Cartilageous
    • Synovial
  2. What are the 7 major components of joints?
    • Bones
    • Ligaments (connects BONE to BONE)
    • Tendons (connects MUSCLE to BONE)
    • Cartilages (precursors of the bone)
    • Capsules (surronds a joint)
    • Synoviam (synovial fluid)
    • Muscles (moves joints)
  3. Fibrous
    • The least movable
    • They are the sutures in the skull
  4. Cartilagous
    • Tough joints
    • Provide cushioning
    • Give motioning at pubic symphysis
    • Intervertebral Disk
  5. Synovial
    • There are 7 joints.
    •     GLIDING: Joints that slide(carpals, SI).
    •     HINGE: Phalanges, elbow.
    •     PIVOT: Atalanta, Axial, Radial, Ulna.
    •     ELLIPSODIAL: Metacarpals, Phalanges.
    •     SADDLE: Carpals, Metcarpals.
    •     BALL AND SOCKET: Femur(largest), Hip
    •     TMJ: Temporal Vendibual Joint

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