Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

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.
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
remaining cards
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:
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

Shoulder girldle

Kinesiology Exam 2 -Shoulder Joint

What are common shoulder pathologies? 1.Acromioclavicular separation 2.Clavicle Fracture 3.Anterior shoulder dislocation 4.Glenohumeral subluxation/instability 5.Subacromial impingement 6.Adhesive capsules (frozen shoulder) 7.Rotator cuff tears 8.Bicipital tendonitis
What are the 3 types of levers? 1.1st Class Lever - Fulcum is in middle 2.2nd Class Lever 3.3rd Class Lever - Axis at one end, force is in middle, resistance is at other end.
What is the advantage of the 1st class lever? Balance
What is the 2ns class lever designed for? Power. *Very few in the human body.
Which lever is most prevalent in the human body? 3rd class lever. *Advantage is ROM.
What is the role of the rotator cuff muscles? To keep the head of the humerus "rotating" against the glenoid fossa during joint motion.
What are the symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome? Numbness and tingling in the hand (often at night). Pain and weakness -especially in thumb, index and middle finger.
What is the cause of carpal tunnel syndrome? Repetitive motions. Compression of the median nerve within the carpal tunnel.
How do you fix carpal tunnel? Cut the transverse ligament to relieve symptoms. Allows for more room.
What are the motions at the glenohumeral joint?
Created by: girlnboots