Medical Terminology: Musculoskeletal System

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

The purpose of this online course is to assist healthcare professionals to easily dissect and understand medical terms used in today’s healthcare arena.

Lesson 1: This lesson presents terms that describe the anatomy and physiology of the musculoskeletal system, and includes:
  • Medical terms that relate to specific disorders
  • Terms for diagnostic procedures and therapeutic interventions

Lesson 2: This lesson presents terms associated with the axial and appendicular skeleton, and includes:

  • Medical terms associated with the cranium
  • Medical terms associated with the facial bones
  • The structure of the vertebral columns and bones of the arms and legs

Lesson 3: This lesson presents the anatomy and physiology associated with muscles and joints, and includes:

  • Identification of different types of muscles and their functions
  • Supporting structures and their functions
  • Tendons and ligaments and their functions

Lesson 4: This lesson introduces medical conditions associated with disorders of the musculoskeletal system, and includes

  • Types of bone fractures
  • Bone and joint diseases
  • Tumors primarily in the bones
  • Medical terms used to describe pathologic conditions
  • Muscle disorders

Lesson 5: This lesson introduces diagnostic procedures associated with the musculoskeletal system used to determine what is causing a patient pain or loss of function, and includes interventions used for orthopedic conditions.



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Course Description

The purpose of this online course is to assist healthcare professionals to easily dissect and understand medical terms used in today’s healthcare arena.

Lesson 1: This lesson presents terms that describe the anatomy and physiology of the musculoskeletal system, and includes:
  • Medical terms that relate to specific disorders
  • Terms for diagnostic procedures and therapeutic interventions

Lesson 2: This lesson presents terms associated with the axial and appendicular skeleton, and includes:

  • Medical terms associated with the cranium
  • Medical terms associated with the facial bones
  • The structure of the vertebral columns and bones of the arms and legs

Lesson 3: This lesson presents the anatomy and physiology associated with muscles and joints, and includes:

  • Identification of different types of muscles and their functions
  • Supporting structures and their functions
  • Tendons and ligaments and their functions

Lesson 4: This lesson introduces medical conditions associated with disorders of the musculoskeletal system, and includes

  • Types of bone fractures
  • Bone and joint diseases
  • Tumors primarily in the bones
  • Medical terms used to describe pathologic conditions
  • Muscle disorders

Lesson 5: This lesson introduces diagnostic procedures associated with the musculoskeletal system used to determine what is causing a patient pain or loss of function, and includes interventions used for orthopedic conditions.



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