Fully illustrated, this work on anatomy and physiology of children contains comprehensive coverage of all developing systems.The various bones of the body are connected together at different parts of their surfaces by articulations or joints. All movements that change the position of bony parts of the body occur at the joints. ... Motion is an essential function of the human body that results from the contraction and relaxation of muscles, and sensory and motor fibres from the central ... The adult human skeleton (skeletos dried up) consists of 206 bones, most of which are paired on the right and left side of the body.
|Title||:||Developmental Anatomy and Physiology of Children|
|Author||:||Carol A. Chamley|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2005|