Label the skeleton in the chart provided using proper names of bones.Label the Carpals and Tarsals as a group.Also, complete the chart below the skeleton pertaining to the musculoskeletal system. A-skull B-clavicle C-radius D-carpals E-pelvic F-ulna G-femur H-patella I-fibula J-tarsals K-tibia L-vertebrae M- humorous N-sternum O-hyoid/cervical region
What is the purpose of the skeletal system? Stability-without the bones the body would collapse What is the purpose of the muscular system- body movement, helps shape the body
Describe the different fractures listed below (Fracture can be abbreviated Fx):
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Transverse Fx- cuts across the bone at right angles to its long axis Oblique Fx- cuts across the bone at a slanting direction Greenstick Fx- incomplete fractures (most likely in children) are pliable Spiral Fx- results from twisting motion, it has the appearance of a spring If it is a child/infant, what must be considered if one has a spiral Fx? It is a common sign of physical abuse because the result of jerking or twisting
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