TITLE

Joints

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
How Muscles & Bones Hold You Up: A Book About Models;2008, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "How Muscles and Bones Hold You Up: A Book About Models," by Marcia S. Freeman is presented, which presents information on the bone joints in human skeletal system. Some joints have a ball and socket arrangement which lets legs and arms forward and back, or in a big circle. The bones in human back--the vertebrae--are stacked with a soft cushion-like disc between each bone to support twist and bend. Photographs describing this are also presented.
ACCESSION #
34167833

 

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