RSS Feed for endosteum https://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3Dendosteum RSS Feed for endosteum Bone structure and function This topic begins with an introduction to the primary functions of bone A labelled diagram of the femur bone and bone matrix is included The different types of osteoprogenitor cells are described e g osteoclasts and an Electron Microscope EM image is shown http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/2474 http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/2474 Bone structure and function This topic begins with the primary functions of bone and explores its structure in detail showcasing anatomical images of the femur as an example A diagrammatical overview of a bone cross section is shown and bone structure is further explored by describing the bone matrix and its composition in detail along with its various functions The different types of bone cells and their relevant functions are highlighted with diagrams and an electron micrograph osteoprogenitors osteoblasts and osteocytes This topic also includes a brief overview of the fracture healing process This learning object is from UKEC Higher Education HE2 Medicine http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/2475 http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/2475