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Range of Motion and Flexibility (in degrees) Men n Mean [+ or -] SD Shoulder Flexion 160 187.
In addition, these shots are also characterized by a reduced shoulder flexion (Elliott and White, 1989; Miller and Bartlett, 1993) and a decrease jump height (Miller and Bartlett, 1993).
Here you are working the long, strappy latissimus dorsi (the painted blue one above the ribs in the picture) that assists back and shoulder flexion and the longissimus muscles that work to extend the back.
The new position differs from the original reference position with 90 degree shoulder flexion combined with 90 degree forearm flexion, as shows figure (Fig.
Shoulder external rotation brings the biceps onto the anterior aspect of the arm, allowing this muscle to actively contribute to shoulder flexion.
50) found that the highest calculated UE joint moment during stationary wheelchair ergometry in subjects with SCI occurred during shoulder flexion, confirming the potential for wheeling to induce shoulder pathology.
Manual Muscle Testing at the start of the CIT trial Upper Extremity Left Right Shoulder Flexion 5 2 + Shoulder Extension 5 2 + Shoulder Abduction 5 2 + Shoulder Adduction 5 2 + Elbow Flexion 5 2 - Elbow Extension 5 2 - Wrist Flexion (Ulnar) 5 2 + Wrist Flexion (Radial) 5 2 - Wrist Extension (Ulnar) 5 2 + Wrist Extension(Radial) 5 2- Supination 5 0 Pronation 5 0 Grasp 5 0 Lower Extremity Left Right Hip Flexion 5 4 - Hip Extension 5 4 - Hip Abduction 5 3 + Hip Adduction 5 4 Knee Flexion 5 4 - Knee Extension 5 5 Dorsiflexion 5 1 Plantarflexion 5 2 - Table 2.
In addition they needed to have less than 140 degrees of active shoulder flexion and abduction range of motion or a greater than 10 cm hand-behind-back deficit compared to the unaffected side.