The Skeletal System Anatomy

October 5, 2022

The Skeletal System: Physiology The Skeletal system includes every bone and joint in the body. Each bone is a complex living organ composed of many cells, minerals, and protein fibers. The skeleton acts as a scaffold by supporting and protecting 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 the joints. The red…

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Anatomy of the Knee

September 20, 2022

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 joint…

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