Flashcards in Periodontology - L1 - Bone Deck (3)
mechanical, hematopoiesis, metabolic
What are the bones' mechanical functions?
1. Protection of vital organs (the skull, the ribs, the labyrinth etc.)
2. Body frame and support
3. Provide attachment for tendons and ligaments and enabling body movements
4. Sound transduction (inner ear: Incus, Malleus, Stapes)