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Anatomy Chapter 8 Study Guide 2

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greater tubercle
The prominent portion of the humerus that is a rounded projection on the lateral surface of the epiphysis, near the margin of the humeral head, is known as the
medial
In the anatomical position, the ulna is located ____ to the radius
notch
Lateral to the coronoid process, the radial ____ holds the head of the radius in the joint.
8; 2
The are ____ carpal bones located in the wrist, which form ____ rows of bones in the wrist.
14
Each hand has ____ finger bones.
femur
Which bone is not a composite structure of the pelvis?
both A and C
Which landmark along the ilium is an attachment site for large hip muscles?
both B and D
Ellen is 38 weeks pregnant and is in active labor. In your nursing assessment you should expect the fetal head to descend through which anatomical landmark?
smaller
A male has a _____ pelvic outlet when compared to the woman's pelvic outlet.
femur
The heaviest bone in the body is the
calcaneus
The Achilles tendon attaches to which anatomical structure?
squeezes the muscles
The longitudinal arch does all of the following, except that it
30-45
Degenerative changes in the skeleton generally begin around which age?
clavicle
The only fixed support for the pectoral girdle is the
wrist
Tina falls and fractures her pisiform bone. What part of her body was injured?
talus and calcaneus
When standing normally, most of your weight is transmitted to the ground by the
cuboid and cuneiforms
Body weight is passed to the metatarsals by way of the
contains ellipsoidal arches that help distribue body weight
Compared to the hand, the foot
his foot
Tom stumbles and injures his hallux. What part of his anatomy is injured?
a complete lack of mobility of the shoulder join
Because of a developmental defect, Joe is born without clavicles. As a result of this condition, you would expect
weakness in the ligaments and tendons that attach the calcaneus to the distal ends of the metatarsal
The condition known as "flat feet" is due to a lower than normal longitudinal arch in the foot
an elderly male
Field trip with a sloping forehead and a large mandible with large teeth...