The Skeletal System Anatomy

November 3, 2016

The Skeletal System: Physiology The Skeletal system includes every bone and joint inthe body. Each bone is a complex living organ that is made up of many cells, minerals and protein fibers. The skeleton acts as a scaffold by giving support and protection for the soft tissues that make up the rest of the body. The skeleton system also provides a connection point for the muscle to allow movements at…

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Anatomy of the Knee

May 21, 2016

The knee is the largest joint in the body. It is a complicated joint that bears the entire weight and pressure loads of the body, all while providing flexible body movement. When we walk, the knees support 1.5 times the body weight at any given point, climbing stairs – the knee support 34 times the body weight. When you are squatting the knee is carrying nearly eight times. The knee…

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