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1

Which structures fuse with and thereby reinforce the capsule of the glenohumeral joint

Middle Glenohumeral ligament
Coracohumeral Ligament
Supraspinatus

2

Which ligaments attaches to the greater tubercle of the humerus?

Transverse Humeral

3

In the anatomical position, the glenoid fossa faces

Anteriorly,
superiorly
Laterally

4

Lateral and medial rotations are movements available at which of the following shoulder joints?

Scapulothoracic and genohumeral

5

A muscle tendon that is intrascapsular at the glenohumeral joint is that of the ....

Long head of the biceps

6

What motion does the genohumeral joint do in the sagittal plane

Flexion and Extension

7

What is the function of the glenoid labrum?

Attachment for the superior glenohumeral ligament

8

The conoid part of the coracoclavicular ligament does what?

Guides posterior rotation of the clavicle

9

What are the 4 joints of the shoulder region?

Glenohumeral shoulder joint
Sternoclavicular joint
Acromioclavicular joint
Scapulothoracic joint

10

What movements does the glenohumeral joint do?

Flexion
Extension
Abduction
Adduction

11

What are the articular surfaces of the glenohumeral joint

Glenoid Fossa
Glenoid Labrum