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Frequently, the clavicle is broken when the arms are extended to brace a fall. Explain how hitting the ground with your hands can fracture the clavicle.
The pressure is put on the clavicle, because it is a weaker smaller bone it is easily broke. It is also not fully ossified until after 20 years of age.
How does the head of the ulta differ in position from the head of radius?
Radius is proximal while the ulna is distal
Each metacarpal bone consists of three major regions. What are they?
carpals, metacarpals, phalanges
What curve area occurs on the os coxa directly inferior to the posterior inferior ilic spine?
greater sciatic notch
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