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01. Anatomical Position and Anatomical Directions
Students have often stated that taking an anatomy course for the first time is like trying to learn a new language… and what a great analogy for these introductory lessons. The first 6 lessons,...
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02. Planes of Motion
Video # 2: Planes of Motion Sagittal Plane bisecting the body - By Edoarado (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons Sagittal...
03. Joint Actions
Video #3: Joint Actions Joint Actions - - describes motion occurring at joints. Much like anatomical directions, these terms are specific language (jargon), used to communicate joint motion...
04. Definitions, Naming and Types of Synovial Joints
Quick Reference – Joint Type Study Guide What is a Joint: Joint: Where two or more bones meet.. * Etymology: joint (n.) late 13c., “a part of a body where two bones meet and move in...
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