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Mechanics of Mobility, The

Synopsis
Illustrates the importance of the joints as a load-bearing and shock absorbing system, vital to movement of the human body. Describes the structure and function of a diarthroidal joint and the role of each component system in the functioning of the whole joint.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 12 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1978
Availability
Free loan to members
Uses
Courses on rheumatic diseases.*
Subjects
Medical sciences
Keywords
joints; movement; physiology - human

Credits

Director
Tom Huish
Producer
J R Nurse
Writer
Jonathan Priest
Cast
Alan Dobie 

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

Dragon Productions

Sponsor

Name

Pfizer International

Distributor

Name

BMA Film and Video Library

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