Lowerlimb - Lower Limb Skeleton (homologous with upper limb)

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Frolich, Human Anatomy, Lower LImb Lower Limb Skeleton (homologous with upper limb) Muscles--anterior, posterior compartments Nerves--sciatic, femoral Surface anatomy
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Frolich, Human Anatomy, Lower LImb Upper-Lower Limb Comparison See Table M&M, Table 8.1
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Frolich, Human Anatomy, Lower LImb Tibia/fibula Tibia--big toe side Fibula--little toe side (no pronation/supination)
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Frolich, Human Anatomy, Lower LImb Ankle Tarsus--forms ankle joint Calcaneus--forms heel
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Frolich, Human Anatomy, Lower LImb Foot Function: Support weight Act as lever when walking Tarsals Talus = ankle Between tibia + fibula Articulates w/both Calcaneus = heel Attachment for Calcaneal tendon Carries talus Metatarsals Homologous to metacarpals Phalanges Smaller, less nimble
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Frolich, Human Anatomy, Lower LImb Joints of Lower Limb Hip (femur + acetabulum) Ball + socket Multiaxial Synovial Knee (femur + patella) Plane Gliding of patella Synovial Knee (femur + tibia) Hinge Biaxial
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Frolich, Human Anatomy, Lower LImb
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This note was uploaded on 12/28/2011 for the course STEP 1 taught by Professor Dr.aslam during the Fall '11 term at Montgomery College.

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Lowerlimb - Lower Limb Skeleton (homologous with upper limb)

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