# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Physical/Occupational Therapy II Task 1018606891

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Describe the structures and functions of the upper extremity joints.

Definition

Description should include the ligaments, capsule, and accessory joint structures. Description should also include the osteokinematic and arthrokinematic movements that occur at each upper extremity joint.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What structure is the “funny bone”?
  • What are the characteristics of the muscles needed to bench press 250 pounds?
  • What are two common injuries of the shoulder capsule that limit range of motion?
  • What bone breaks in a “boxer’s fracture”?

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events

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Physical Therapy