Create
Learn
Share

Movement of Various Joints

rename
ttran07's version from 2017-09-22 23:01

Section

Question Answer
GlidingClavicle and sternum
aBductionaway from body's longitudinal axis
Extensionincrease in angle between elements
Flexiondecrease in angle between elements
CircumductionGross orbital movement of element
RotationRolling movement along axis
SupinationRotation of palm/ sole to face anteriorly
PronationRotation of palm/sole to face posteriorly
ProtractionRestricted term: anterior translation
RetractionRestricted term: posterior translation
InversionSupination of the bottom of the feet
EversionPronation of the bottom of the feet
DorsiflexionExtension (Heel)
Plantar FlexionFlexion (Toes)
memorize

Recent badges