overviewparticipantspublicationsresearchmembers onlycontact

  assessment  |  exercises  |  VR movement modelling  

Reharob home

Exercise 5 : Shoulder girdle: external rotation

Starting position: Patient is sitting on a chair. Upper arm is hanging by the body (neutral position: flexion, abduction, adduction:0), 90 flexion of elbow, palm is rotated towards the body (0 neutral pos.) Starting position
Line of movement: External rotation of shoulder around the vertical axis of upper arm.

Click on the picture to enlarge it!

End position: Maximal external rotation of shoulder, upper arm is by the body (neutral position: flexion, abduction, adduction:0), 90 flexion of elbow, palm remains in its starting position. End position
Execution of Movement: Slow, continuous movement with the maximum range of motion.

Watch the complete mpeg movie!

< previous exercise | assessment home | next exercise >