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The skeletal system - An update

CPD Hours



Anatomy and physiology
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Basic anatomy is a core knowledge area for all those working in nursing and midwifery.

This module provides a brief review of the skeletal system.

It is not intended as an in-depth anatomy class, but rather, a simple refresher.

Learning Objective

At the end of this module participants will be able to:

  • Refresh their knowledge of the basic anatomy of the skeletal system.
  • Identify the types of bones.
  • Identify the bones of the axial skeleton.
  • Identify the bones of the appendicular skeleton.

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