By: Connor Schaffer
Support and protect important organs
The knee joint is a hinge joint.
The Femur, Tibia and Fibula bones attach in the knee joint.
The kneecap is called the Patella.
Survive and Medical Advances
-bone abnormality at birth
-abnormal muscles or nerves
-traumatic bone collapse
-previous back surgery
-idiopathic scoliosis, evidence is inherited
-prominent shoulder blade
-leaning to one side
-monitor with physical exam and x-ray
-stay active and fit