Monthly Archives: May 2014

How Joints Work

Categories: Monthly Medical Minutes, News|

A joint is the site where two bones are attached. Joints are designed to permit a certain range of motion. Joints can be split into six different categories, based on their structure: ball-and-socket joint, condyloid joint, hinge joint, pivot joint, gliding joint or saddle joint. Each structure is designed to accommodate a different type of [...]