# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Physical/Occupational Therapy II Task 1018606881

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe the structures and functions of the lower extremity joints.

Definition

Description should include the ligaments, capsule, bursae, fascia, cartilage, and menisci. Description should also include the osteokinematic and arthrokinematic movements that occur at each lower extremity joint.

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