Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
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

Chapter 4


-physis Growth
-osteo bone
cranio- head, skull
cervico- neck
spondylo- vertebra
lumbo- loin, lower back
dactlyo- finger
carpo- wrist
costo- rib
femoro- femur(thighbone)
brachio- arm
tarso- ankle
tibio- tibia(shinbone)
chondro- cartilage
arthro- joint
burso- bursa
bursa small fluid filled sac near joints
fascia connective tissue that bind muscles together
kinesio- movement, motion
ankylo- stiff, bent
kyphosis humped back, abnormal curvature of upper spine
lordosis sway back, abnormal forward curvature of the lower spine
scoliosis crooked back, abnormal lateral curvature of the spine
Hx history
fx fracture
tx treatment or traction
cts carpel tunnel syndrome
from full range of motion
nsaid non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug
orif open reduction internal fixation
pt physical therapy
rice rest ice compression elevation
tkr total knee replacement
WB weight bearing
WBAT weight bearing as tolerated
Created by: heathersutton87
Popular Medical sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards