Which of the following occurs when the articular cartilage is damaged?
Moving the head downward toward the chest _____ the intervertebral joints
An extension past the anatomical position is known as
Spreading your fingers apart is a form of
A twisting motion of the foot that turns the sole of the foot outward is known as
On a patient who is two days post-op, you suspect a possibility of thrombosis as evidence by pain during which type of movement?
All of the following are structural classifications of synovial joints except
Which of the following joints is an example of a ball-and-socket joint?
in all of the thoracic vertebrae
Intervertebral discs are found in which of the following locations
All of the following movements can occur across the intervertebral joints of the vertebral column except
both A and C
Which of the following ligaments assist in the stabilization of the shoulder joint?
both B and D
Which of the following athletes are at greatest risk of developing a rotator cuff injury?
The largest and strongest articulation at the elbow is the
the less mobility it has
The stronger and more stable a joint is
Degenerative changes in a joint can be the result of all the following, except
flexion and extension
Nodding your head up and down is an example of
Which of the following movements would you associate with chewing food?
The movement that is exemplified by a ballerina pointing her toes is
Muscles that extend the elbow attach to the
flexion of the forearm
Contraction of the muscle that is attached to the ulnar tuberosity results in
The joints that are subjected to the greatest forces would be found in the
less mobile than arm joints
Since joints in the legs are subjected to greater forces, they are
The most common athletic knee injuries involve the
After playing tennis, Eve notices that her shoulder is sore and later in the day finds that not only there pain when she moves her arm, but her range of motion is also limited. These symptoms are consistent with the inflammation of the