Support and anchor for all soft tissue.
Stores fat in internal cavities of the bone.
Protects soft tissues. Ex. Skull.
Muscles attach to the bones
Blood Cell Formation
Occurs within the marrow cavity
Longer than wide
Cube shaped. Ex. Knee cap
There is lots of open space and it is needle like
Calcium Salts and Organic Parts
Calcium makes bones hard and the organic parts give the bones flexibility
Closed Simple Fracture
Clean break and no puncture
Broken and puncture skin
Bone is crushed
Broken and pressed inward
Broken bone forced into eachother