Axial Skeleton

This learning object covers the growth and development of bone and repair of bone. Topics include 1) cartilage function in growth, 2) the steps of intramembranous ossification, 3) the steps of endochondral ossification, 4) the growth activity at the epiphyseal plate, 5) bone modeling and remodeling, 6) bone diseases, 7) fractures, 8) exercise and nutrition. The object also includes self-assessment quizzes.