TITLE

JOINTS

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
DK Guide to the Human Body;2004, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "DK Guide to the Human Body" is presented. It describes the physiology of human joints. The different types of joints, including ball-and-socket and gliding joints, are noted. Information is also given on the function of joints in the skull, knees, legs, and hips. It also notes that double-jointed people do not have extra joints, but looser ligaments.
ACCESSION #
43827196

 

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