Welcome to StudyStack, where users create FlashCards and share them with others. Click on the large flashcard to flip it over. Then click the green, red, or yellow box to move the current card to that box. Below the flashcards are blue buttons for other activities that you can try to study the same information.
or...
Reset Password Free Sign Up

Free flashcards for serious fun studying. Create your own or use sets shared by other students and teachers.



Remove Ads
incorrect cards (0)
correct cards (0)
remaining cards (0)
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the Correct box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the Incorrect box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

Correct box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards



Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Kin Ch 9

Joints of the Upper Extremity

QuestionAnswer
How many joints are in the shoulder complex? Four. SC, AC, ScC, GH
Which joint is the master joint and why? Sternoclavicular. Orients the position of the scapula.
Fine tune adjustments of scapular movement occurs at what joint? Acromioclavicular
What is scapulohumeral rhythm? A coupling of shoulder girdle movement with arm movement.
What joint are we referring to when we say shoulder joint? Glenohumeral.
Where is the glenohumeral joint located? Glenoid fossa and the head of the humerus.
What major motions are allowed at the GH joint? Flexion/extension, adduction/abduction, lateral and medial rotation.
When is the GH joint in its closed-packed position? Lateral rotation and abduction.
What structure provides stability to the GH joint? The rotator cuff group of muscles.
What are the structural and functional classifications of the GH joint? Synovial, ball & socket, diarthrotic, triaxial.
Created by: Femura on 2010-09-15



bad sites Copyright ©2001-2015  StudyStack LLC   All rights reserved.