Subcutaneous prepatellar bursa / 3D image and Description
Friday, 01 April 2016 / Published in Pins, Teaching Anatomy
Subcutaneous prepatellar bursa Anatomy Subcutaneous Prepatellar Bursa is situated in front of the patella bone. Functions Acts as a cushion between bone and skin reducing friction between both. Clinical Prepatellar bursitis or ‘housemaid’s knee’ is a common injury to the bursa. The bursa becomes swollen due to repetitive work in a kneeling position.
Acromioclavicular Joint / 3D image and Description
Friday, 18 March 2016 / Published in Pins, Teaching Anatomy
Acromioclavicular Joint / Motion The acromioclavicular joint is classified as a multiaxial synovial plane joint but it is more helpful to think of it as a pivot point. As the name suggests it is the articulation of the acromion of the scapula with the clavicle. It allows you to raise your arms above your head