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The Human Knee. A study done of the human knee by Tim Rohweder. 3 Research Questions. What is the anatomy of the knee? What is the physiology of the knee? How does arthritis affect the knee?. What is the anatomy and physiology of the knee? Sagittal MR Image.

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The human knee

The Human Knee

A study done of the human knee

by

Tim Rohweder


3 research questions

3 Research Questions

  • What is the anatomy of the knee?

  • What is the physiology of the knee?

  • How does arthritis affect the knee?


What is the anatomy and physiology of the knee sagittal mr image

What is the anatomy and physiology of the knee?Sagittal MR Image


How does arthritis affect the knee

How does arthritis affect the knee?

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Causes

  • Symptoms

  • http://www.allaboutarthritis.com/AllAboutArthritis/layoutTemplates/html/en/contentdisplay/document.jsp?docID=condition/arthritis/generalArticle/arthritis_signs_symptoms.xml


Biblical application

Biblical Application

  • Ephesians 3:14 “For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,”

  • C.S. Lewis promotes prayer on knees


Life applications

Life Applications

  • Reducing risks of arthritis

  • Good shoes

  • Don’t jump from high places

  • Stretch daily


Glossary

Glossary

  • Osteoarthritis - A form of arthritis, occurring mainly in older persons, that is characterized by chronic degeneration of the cartilage of the joints.

  • Infrapatellar Fat Pad - The infrapatellar fat pad refers to a region of fatty tissue lying deep to the patellar tendon, also known as Hoffa's fat pad.

  • Popliteus - A muscle located in the floor of the popliteal space in close contact with the posterior capsule of the knee joint.

  • Orthopaedic Surgeon - Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat bone, joint, tendon and ligament disorders and diseases

  • Prepatellar Bursa - The prepatellar bursa is a synovial-lined potential space lying between the skin surface and the anterior aspect of the patella.


Bibliography

Bibliography

  • http://oasis.rad.upenn.edu/rundle/Knee/kneeMRICONT.

  • http://www.niams.nih.gov/hi/topics/kneeprobs/kneeqa.htm#4


Skin superficial fat

Skin & Superficial fat


Quadriceps tendon

Quadriceps Tendon


Prepatellar bursa

Prepatellar Bursa


Patellar tendon

Patellar Tendon


Patella

Patella


Infrapatellar fat pad

Infrapatellar Fat Pad


Tibia

Tibia


Transverse intermeniscal ligament

Transverse Intermeniscal Ligament


Lateral meniscus anterior attachment

Lateral Meniscus, Anterior Attachment


Lateral meniscus posterior horn

Lateral Meniscus, Posterior Horn


Popliteus

Popliteus


Tibialis posterior

Tibialis Posterior


Femur lateral condyle articular cartilage

Femur, Lateral Condyle, Articular Cartilage


Soleus

Soleus


Gastrocnemius lateral head

Gastrocnemius, Lateral Head


Joint capsule posterior

Joint Capsule, Posterior


Anterior tibial artery

Anterior Tibial Artery


Lateral sural cutaneous nerve

Lateral Sural Cutaneous Nerve


Suprapatellar bursa

Suprapatellar Bursa


Patella articular cartilage

Patella, Articular Cartilage


Tibia articular cartilage

Tibia, Articular Cartilage


Biceps femoris

Biceps Femoris


Common peroneal nerve

Common Peroneal Nerve


Branch of popliteal artery

Branch of Popliteal Artery


Lateral superior genicular artery

Lateral Superior Genicular Artery


Plantaris

Plantaris


Gastrocnemius medial head

Gastrocnemius, Medial Head


Tibia attachment of anterior cruciate ligament

Tibia, Attachment of Anterior Cruciate Ligament


Superior genicular vessels

Superior Genicular Vessels


Joint fluid in joint space

Joint Fluid, in Joint Space


Axial image

Axial Image


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