supinate


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turn (the hand or forearm) so that the back is downward or backward, or turn out (the leg)

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The patient must supinate to accommodate this abnormality.
The main function of the biceps is to supinate the forearm.
Imagine the heel to be a pendulum swinging in and out as you supinate and pronate.
In the "poor" outcome group, the effect of gravity to drop the arm passively was increased to compensate for the reduction in shoulder moment contribution that moved the arm forward as well as the lack of ability to supinate the forearm that would also work against gravity.
Then I also supinate them and make sure they have at least as much pain-free range of motion as they do on the uninjured side.
The patient was told to grab the handle of a regular hammer in his left hand and slowly supinate and pronate his forearm.
The child's right hand is in a pronated position; he cannot supinate without using his other hand to assist, despite three operations.
Other runners supinate - the opposite of pronation - where the foot rolls outwards.
In supination, you place the thumb over the radial head, grab the wrist, supinate the forearm, and flex the elbow.
The lower foot tends to supinate by angling to the outside edge, and the higher foot tends to pronate by striking on the inside edge.