Aclanteriorcruciateligament connectsfemurtofibula s7

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Unformatted text preview: ur bones and our What connects our bones and our muscles??? • Tendons – Connects skeletal muscle to bones – Ex. Achilles Tendon – connects gastrocnemius (calf) to heel bone • Ligaments – Connects bone to bone – Ex. ACL – Anterior Cruciate Ligament connects femur to fibula s7 Malfunctions: Malfunctions: • Strain – Overstretching or tearing the muscle or tendon (can be caused by improper lifting) • Sprain – Stretch or tear of ligament (at the joint) resulting from sudden movement (ankle,wrists) • “Pulled hamst...
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This document was uploaded on 03/16/2014 for the course BIO 121 at University of Florida.

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