KNOWLATIVE

Muscle Test

TL Test

Hand MonitoringHand StabilizingMonitoring DirectionNoteDuring a maximal contraction of the muscle Therapy Localization/Location (TL) its belly and test an Indicator Muscle (IM). If you are testing a...

read more

Surrogate Muscle Test

Hand MonitoringHand StabilizingMonitoring DirectionNoteThis muscle cannot be tested directly or with TL testing.To test it use Surrogate Muscle Testing.

read more

Extensor Carpi Ulnaris

Hand Monitoring On  the dorsum of the hand, along the fifth metacarpal bone. Hand Stabilizing The forearm rests on the table for support or is supported by the  KInesiologist. Monitoring...

read more

Extensor Carpi Radialis Brevis

Hand Monitoring On  the dorsum of the hand, along the second and third metacarpal bones . Hand Stabilizing The forearm rests on the table for support or is supported by the  KInesiologist....

read more

Extensor Carpi Radialis Longus

Hand Monitoring Against the dorsum of the hand, along the second and third metacarpal bones . Hand Stabilizing The forearm rests on the table for support or is supported by the  KInesiologist....

read more

Flexor Carpi Ulnaris

Hand Monitoring On  the hypo thenar eminence . Hand Stabilizing The forearm rests on the table for support or is supported by the  KInesiologist. Monitoring Direction In the direction of...

read more

Flexor Carpi Radialis

Hand Monitoring On  the thenar eminence . Hand Stabilizing The forearm rests on the table for support or is supported by the  KInesiologist. Monitoring Direction In the direction of...

read more

Flexor Digitorum Profundus

Hand Monitoring The palmar surface of the distal phalanx . Hand Stabilizing With the wrist in slight extension, the examiner stabilizes the proximal and middle phalanges. Monitoring Direction In the...

read more

Flexor Digitorum superficialis

Hand Monitoring On  the palmar surface of the middle phalanx . Hand Stabilizing The  kinesiologist  stabilizes the metacarpophalangeal joint, with the wrist in neutral position or...

read more

Extensor Digitorum

Hand Monitoring On  the dorsal surfaces of the proximal phalanges,  of the second to fifth digits. Hand Stabilizing The  kinesiologist  stabilizes the wrist, avoiding full...

read more

Palmaris Longus

Hand Monitoring The fingers on  the thenar and hypothenar eminences  and the thumbs on the dorsal aspect of the hand.  Hand Stabilizing Both hands are actively used to test the...

read more

Lumbricals – Hand

Hand Monitoring On  the dorsal surface of the middle and distal phalanges,  and on  the palmar surface of the proximal phalanges. Hand Stabilizing The  kinesiologist...

read more

Palmar Interossei – Hand

Hand Monitoring On  the middle phalanx. Hand Stabilizing In general, stabilization of adjacent digits to give fixation of the digit toward the finger that is moved and to prevent assistance...

read more

Dorsal Interossei – Hand

Hand Monitoring On  the middle phalanx. Hand Stabilizing In general, stabilization of the adjacent digits to give fixation of the digit toward which the finger is moved and to prevent...

read more

Discover more

Would you like to see more about our articles? Log-in our WebApp and enjoy all our contents!
Not subscribed yet? Discover more on our WebApp.