5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- The Tissues of Bone: endosteum
- osteoporotic hip fracture
- percutaneous vertebroplasty
- a A minimally invasive procedure performed to treat osteoporosis-related compression fractures of the spine.
- b usually caused by a weakening of the bones due to osteoporosis and can occur either spontaneously or as the result of a fall
- c surgical fracture of a bone to correct a deformity
- d the tissue that lines the medullary cavity (end- means within, oste means bone, and -um is a noun ending).
- e vertebrae
5 Multiple choice questions
- binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
- inflammation of a bone as a consequence of infection or trauma or degeneration
- is the smooth, rubbery, blue-white connective tissue that acts as a shock absorber between bones. Cartilage, which is more elastic than bone, also makes up the flexible parts
of the skeleton such as the outer ear and the tip of the nose.
- blood within a joint
- death of bone tissue
5 True/False questions
paget's disease → inflammation of the periosteum
pathologic fracture → ragged break occurs when excessive twisting forces are applied to a bone
Landmarks of Bones: diaphysis → is the shaft of a long bone
Landmarks of Bones: epiphysis → which is covered with articular cartilage, is the wide end of a long bone. The proximal epiphysis is the end of the bone located nearest to the midline of the body. The distal epiphysis is the end of the bone located farthest away from the midline.
scoli/o → spinal cord, bone marrow