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act as cushions and conform to the shape of the articulating surfaces
In the knee joint, the medial and lateral menisci
The structures that assist the bursae in reducing friction between the patella and other tissues are the
The ligaments that limit the anterior-posterior movement of the femur and maintain the alignment of the femoral and tibial condyles are the ___ ligaments.
The more movement a joint allows, the stronger the joint.
All of the following statements are true, except one. Identify the exception.
Joints that connect the fingers and toes with the metacarpal bones and metatarsal bones, respectively, are
the knee contains seven major ligaments
Complete dislocation of the knee is an extremely rare event because
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