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1
Q

The history of medical terminology goes back ____ years.

A

2,000 years

2
Q

The names given to muscles are usually descriptive, based upon their relative ___, ___, ___, ___, ___, ___, and ___.
(7)

A

shapes, sizes, attachments, actions, number of heads, positions, or depths,

3
Q

SITS

A

Supraspinatus
Infraspinatus
Teres minor
Subscapularis

stabilizes the glenohumeral joint. The should gurdle

4
Q

asclepius

A

god of medicine

5
Q

hippocrates

A

father of medicine

6
Q

per henrik ling

A

father of massage

7
Q

ambroise pare

A

french barber / surgeon

8
Q

elizabeth dicke

A

developed connective tissue massage

9
Q

james h. cyriax

A

deep transverse friction massage

10
Q

levels of complexity of the human organism

A

atom > molecule > organelles > cells > tissues > organs > organ systems > organisms

11
Q

cell division, mitosis

IMPAT

A
interphase - chromatins
prophase - chromotids
metaphase - equitorial plane
anaphase - pull
telophase - seperate
12
Q

the ten important organ systems.

IMDRSCREEN
10

A
integumentary
muscular
digestive
respiratory
skeletal
circulatory (blood and lymph)
reproductive
endocrine
excretory
nervous
13
Q

name two muscles that attach to the xiphod process

A

rectus abdominis

diaphragm

14
Q

shape of muscle cells (3)

A

skeletal - cigar shaped
smooth - spindle shaped
cardiac - oval shaped nucleus

15
Q

muscles shaped like “y” or “h”

A

cardiac

16
Q

Avulsion fracture

A

occurs when a small chunk of bone attached to a tendon or ligament gets pulled away from the main part of the bone. The hip, elbow and ankle are the most common locations for avulsion fractures in the young athlete.

17
Q

Synonym for throat

A

Pharynx

18
Q

Synonym for windpipe

A

Trachea

19
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How many muscles attach to the scapula?

A

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