Flashcards in Exam 1 - Functions of the Vertebral Column Deck (5)
What parts of the body are supported by the vertebral column?
How does the vertebral column participate in skeletal formation?
ribs are formed from the costal process of the embryonic vertebral template
What levels of the vertebral column specifically accommodate weight-bearing transfer?
S1-S3 at the auricular surface
Distinguish between motion and locomotion
motion is movement without travel
locomotion is movement to a new site or location