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Acromion

Definition of the noun acromion

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noun - plural: acromions

  1. the outermost point of the spine of the shoulder blade

Explanation

Acromion: The upper distal process of the scapula.

Phrases with Acromion

  1. Musca Acromion
  2. Cholomyia Acromion
  3. Species Musca Acromion
  4. Species Cholomyia Acromion

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Google previewKinesiology Foundations for Otas (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The acromion is a continuation of the scapular spine, and hooks over anteriorly. It articulates with the clavicle (collar bone) to form the acromioclavicular joint. The acromion process, or simply the acromion, is an anatomical The Shoulder ...

Google previewAdministering Medications (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The acromion is a continuation of the scapular spine, and hooks over anteriorly. It articulates with the clavicle (collar bone) to form the acromioclavicular joint. The acromion process, or simply the acromion, is an anatomical feature on the ...

Google previewIntroduction to Sectional Anatomy (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The acromion is a continuation of the scapular spine, and hooks over anteriorly. It articulates with the clavicle (collar bone) to form the acromioclavicular joint. The acromion process, or simply the acromion, is an anatomical feature on the ...

Google previewClinical Kinesiology and Anatomy (2016)

Medicine, Human anatomy by CTI Reviews

The acromion is a continuation of the scapular spine, and hooks over anteriorly. It articulates with the clavicle (collar bone) to form the acromioclavicular joint. The acromion process, or simply the acromion, is an anatomical feature on the ...

Google previewEmergency Care (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The acromion is a continuation of the scapular spine, and hooks over anteriorly. It articulates with the clavicle (collar bone) to form the acromioclavicular joint. The acromion process, or simply the acromion, is an anatomical feature on the ...

Google previewRealism, A Study in Human Structural Anatomy (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The acromion is a continuation of the scapular spine, and hooks over anteriorly. It articulates with the clavicle (collar bone) to form the acromioclavicular joint. The acromion process, or simply the acromion, is an anatomical feature on the ...

Google previewClinical Massage Therapy, Assessment and Treatment of Orthopedic Conditions (2016)

Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews

The acromion is a continuation of the scapular spine, and hooks over anteriorly. It articulates with the clavicle (collar bone) to form the acromioclavicular joint. The acromion process, or simply the acromion, is an anatomical feature on the ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Anatomy of Movement by Blandine Calais-Germain, ISBN 9780939616572 (2013)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Acromion Biceps brachii Clavicle Suprasternal notch Latissimus dorsi In human anatomy, the acromion is a bony process on the scapula (shoulder blade), together with the coracoid process extending laterally over the shoulderjoint.

Google previewDeLee and Drez's Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (2009)

2-Volume Set by Mark D. Miller, Stephen R. Thompson

The acromion is an extension of the spine of the scapula that rotates to form a flattened roof above the shoulder joint. The acromion is a flattened structure with some variability in terms of its angle of inclination and morphologic features.23 ...

Google previewBontrager's Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy - E-Book (2017)

by John Lampignano, Leslie E. Kendrick

The acromion is a long, curved process that extends laterally over the head of the humerus. The coracoid...

The acromion is the expanded distal end of the spine that extends superiorly and posteriorly to the glenoid cavity (fossa). The coracoid ...

Google previewCurrent Orthopaedic Practice (2012)

A concise guide for postgraduate exams by Sanjeev Agarwal,

A reconstruction socket achieving fixation in the glenoid, coracoid and the acromion is a salvage procedure for failed reverse shoulder replacements. Resurfacing the humeral head has become popular, especially with the success of the ...

Google previewEssential Anatomy (2012)

by J. Joseph

Medial to its upper part and projecting forwards below the acromion is the coracoid process. The humerus is the bone of the upper arm (Fig. 30c).

Google previewHealthy Shoulder Handbook (2010)

100 Exercises for Treating and Preventing Frozen Shoulder, Rotator Cuff and other Common Injuries by Karl Knopf

The scapula is also known as the shoulder blades, or wing/angel bones; the acromion is the part of the scapula that forms a bony roof above the rotator cuff,. 12 shoulder shoulderanatomy.

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Donald Venes

[acromion + humeral] Pert. to the acromion and humerus. acromion (ā-kró'mé-ön") [acro- + Gr. ACROMIOCLAVICULAR TRACTION TEST omion, (little) shoulder.] The lateral triangular ...

Google previewThe Dictionary for Human Factors/Ergonomics (1992)

by James H. Stramler, Jr.

acoustic absorption coefficient acromion acoustic absorption coefficient (am) the ratio of energy absorbed by a material to the energy incident to it acoustic flanking the structural transmission of vibrations to elements which re-radiate the sound ...

Google previewGreen's encyclopedia and dictionary of medicine and surgery (1907)

by John William Ballantyne

There remain to be considered fractures of the body of the scapula and of the acromion. The body of the scapula may be broken by direct violence at the middle and at the upper or lower angle, or the fracture may be star- shaped. The exact ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1M3I1O1N1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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