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Antonyms for supination

rotation of the hands and forearms so that the palms face upward


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A biceps tenodesis can theoretically prevent muscle atrophy, maintain elbow flexion and supination power, and avoid cramping pain while minimizing cosmetic deformities.
Therefore, it is considered that the unanticipated stretch caused by a supination perturbation changes the dynamic gamma motor neuron activity and could make the muscle spindles of the peroneus or tibial muscles more or less sensitive.
Examination will reveal weakness and pain on resisted supination of the forearm.
Once video-taped, analyze the gait pattern in both slow motion and full speed to precisely evaluate any signs of over pronation or supination.
Laportilla says that for all dancers, a moderate degree of pronation and supination is normal; only when one becomes excessive does a problem occur.
Isometric activation of pronator quadratus in supination and neutral wrist position can serve to stabilise the distal radioulnar joint (both pre-and postoperatively).
21,22) Upstrokes involve flexion, supination, and adduction of the manus; flexion and rotation of the forearm; and flexion and rotation of the arm.
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.
Outcome Groups Week 0 Exp Con (n = 28) (n = 28) Range of motion (deg) Extension 30 41 (18) (14) Flexion 31 30 (11) (15) Radial deviation 7 7 (6) (5) Ulnar deviation 11 13 (6) (5) Pronation 56 63 (17) (14) Supination 52 58 (25) (21) Web-space 43 44 L7) L9) Thumb motion scale 6 7 (1 to 9) * (4 to 7) (5 to 7) Grip strength 7.
Motor block was evaluated by thumb abduction (radial nerve), adduction (ulnar nerve), thumb opposition (median nerve) and flexion of the elbow in supination and pronation of the forearm (musculocutaneous nerve).
He claimed that "the symptoms soon disappear if the movements of pronation and supination are restricted for a few weeks and the forearm is enveloped in an elastic bandage or firm elastic webbing.
Her most recent follow-up examination revealed that elbow flexion and extension, pronation and supination of the forearm, and wrist flexion and extension were within normal limits.
And I thought supination was me collapsing flat on the bedroom floor after too much exercise.
There were resting pronation and supination tremors of both hands, with marked pill-rolling actions of the fingers.
Vague vocabulary can make it seem like pronation and supination are always problematic.