Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

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

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.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
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

SM Vocab 3-4

vocabulary terms for sports med 3-4

QuestionAnswer
ABDUCTION A MOVEMENT OF A BODY PART AWAY FROM THE MIDDLE OF THE BODY
ADDUCTION A MOVEMENT OF A BODY PART TOWARD THE MIDLINE OF THE BODY
AMBULATION MOVE OR WALK FROM PLACE TO PLACE
AMNESIA LOSS OF MEMORY
ANOMALY DEVIATION FROM THE NORM
ACUTE INJURY AN INJURY WITH SUDDEN ONSET AND SHORT DURATION
AGONIST MUSCLES MUSCLE DIRECTLY ENGAGED IN CONTRACTION AS RELATED TO MUSCLES THAT RELAX AT THE SAME TIME
ANTAGONIST MUSCLES MUSCLES THAT COUTERNACT THE ACTION OF THE AGONIST MUSCLES
ANOXIA LACK OF OXYGEN
ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT STOP EXTERNAL ROTATION OF THE KNEE, AND ANTERIOR MOVEMENT OF THE TIBIA
ANTEROPOSTERIOR refers to the position of front to back
ANXIETY a feeling of uncertainty or apprehension
APOPHYSIS a bone outgrowth to which muscles attach
ARTHOSCOPIC EXAMINATION Viewing the inside of a joint via the arthroscope which utilizes a small camera lens
ARRHYTHMICAL MOVEMENT irregular movement
ARTICLUATION a joint
ASSUMPTION OF RISK an individual, thought expressed or implied agreement, assume that some risk or danger will be involved in a particular undertaking
ASYMMETRIES (BODY) a lack of symmetry of the body
ATROPHIC NECROSIS death of an area due to lack of circulation
AVASCULAR NECROSIS death of an area resulting from a lack of blood supply
Created by: mrportela
Popular Sports Medicine sets

 

 



Voices

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:
Retries:
restart all cards