Figure17 - cartilaginous joint. An amphiarthrosis joint...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Figure 1. A synovial joint. Functional classification Functional classification is based on the degree to which the joint permits movement. There are three  types:  synarthrosis  joint permits no movement. Structurally, it may be a fibrous or 
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: cartilaginous joint. An amphiarthrosis joint permits only slight movement. Structurally, it may be a fibrous or cartilaginous joint. • A diarthrosis joint is a freely movable joint. Structurally, it is always a synovial joint....
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course PT 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '10 term at Texas State.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online