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Joint Classification

Joint Classification - ( )andtheclavicle..This...

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acromioclavicular joint - It is the junction between the  acromion  (part of the  scapula  that forms  the highest point of the shoulder) and the  clavicle . ability to raise the arm above the head. This  joint functions as a pivot point (although technically it is a gliding synovial joint), acting like a  strut to help with movement of the scapula resulting in a greater degree of arm rotation. glenohumeral (shoulder) joint - multiaxial synovial ball and socket joint and involves articulation  between the glenoid fossa of the scapula (shoulder blade) and the head of the humerus (upper  arm bone) intermediate radioulnar joint proximal radioulnar joint - trochoid or pivot joint between the circumference of the head of the  radius and the ring formed by the radial notch of the ulna and the annular ligament.
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  • Spring '09
  • carpal bones, synergists, multiaxial synovial ball, specific movement, skeletal  muscles. Agonists, glenohumeral

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