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2. What does a joint capsule do?

  • Reduces friction
  • Helps to strengthen joints
  • Absorbs shock and prevents friction between bones

3. Lateral movement is towards the outside of the body.

  • True
  • False

4. What do the rotator cuff muscles do?

  • Stabilise and support shoulder
  • Perform movements
  • Stabilise shoulder, perform movement and make deltoid more efficient
  • Support the scapula and humerus

5. In horizontal extension, the arm is parallel to the ground. Which way does the joint move?

  • Backwards from anatomical position
  • Away from middle of body
  • Towards middle of body

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