Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
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 "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" 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!

"Know" 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

toe

toe comp foot anatomy

QuestionAnswer
Name the tarsal bones medial, middle and lateral cuneiforms, cuboid, scaphoid (navicular), calcaneus (os calcis), talus (astralagus)
What are the alternate names for the cuneiform bones? 1, 2, 3
What is the alternate name for the scaphoid tarsal? navicular
What is the alternate name for the calcaneus tarsal? os calcis
What is the alternate name for the talus tarsal? astralagus
What joints make up the ankle mortise? talofibular and tibiotalar
What is the largest, strongest tarsal? calcaneus
What makes up the ball of the foot? the 5 metatarsal heads
What is the purpose of the longitudinal arch? it acts as a shock absorber
What attaches to the calcaneal tuberosity? calcaneal/Achilles tendon
What purpose does the transverse arch serve? support
At what angles does the talar articular surface slope? 33-40 degrees
How do the malleoli lie in relation to each other? lateral malleolus lies 15-20 degrees more posterior
Pott’s fracture avulsion fracture of the medial malleolus with loss of the ankle mortise
Jones fracture avulsion fracture of the base of the 5th metatarsal
Created by: annaluz87