Clinical Anatomy: Quiz 2.2

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Clinical Anatomy: Quiz 2.2

Femoral architecture, trabeculae, hip joint capsule/ligaments/anastomosis/ROM/kinematics


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Name the 4 intracapsular components of the hip.
  • 2. 
    Name the 5 hip joint anastamosis.
  • 3. 
    What is the distinct lever arm of the femur?
  • 4. 
    The internal architecture of the femur is designed to resist the high stress and strain on the head and neck of the femur. These structures are called:
  • 5. 
    _____ are formed along lines of stress.
  • 6. 
    Trabeculae are most often found in the ends of short bones.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What are the 2 accessory trabeculae of the femoral head?
  • 8. 
    What are the 2 main trabeculae of the femoral head?
  • 9. 
    In the head of the femur, the supporting and arcuate bundles intersect to create the:
  • 10. 
    Less bone density is found in the areas between 2 intersections. This is known as the __________.
  • 11. 
    The pelvis also has 2 main trabecular systems (both laid by WBing.) Name them.
  • 12. 
    The hip joint capsule is avascular.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The hip joint capsule is comprised of 4 distinct sets of fibers. Name them. (ABC order)
  • 14. 
    The circular fibers on the hip joint capsule form the ______, which divide the capsule into a medial and lateral chamber.
  • 15. 
    "Accordian-like" folds are found on the inferior and superior aspects of the capsule. These are called
  • 16. 
    Frenula of the hip joint capsule permit full ROM in which motions?
    • A. 

      ADD/ABD

    • B. 

      Flex/ext

    • C. 

      IR/ER

  • 17. 
    The hip joint capsule is strengthened by 3 dense and strong ligaments. Which one(s) are anterior?
  • 18. 
    The hip joint capsule is strengthened by 3 dense and strong ligaments. Which one(s) are posterior?
  • 19. 
    All the hip joint ligaments wrap around the hip joint in a counterclockwise (backward) direction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    The ligmanetum teres supplies no support to the hip joint -- it's primary purpose is to serve as a guide for the branch of the obturator artery as it travels to the fovea of the femur.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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