Ch 14: Understanding Joints & Joint Issues

About This Chapter

If you're struggling to understand joints and joint issues, check out our informative chapter. You can review these lessons at your own pace and on your mobile phone, tablet or computer as you study for a test, catch up after missing class or to complete a homework assignment.

Understanding Joints & Joint Issues - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, our instructors outline joints and joint issues. You'll review different kinds of joints and some of the causes and treatments for common joint injuries. After each lesson, you'll find a short quiz you can use to test your understanding and make sure you're keeping up. These learning tools are accessible 24 hours a day so you can study at whatever time works best for you. Our instructors are available to answer your questions if you need assistance staying on track. This chapter is designed to help you:

  • Explain the movement of the hinge joints in the body
  • Detail the causes of trochanteric bursitis
  • Identify the location of the knee bursae
  • Outline the causes of bursae knee pain
  • Describe the function of the articular capsule of the knee joint

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