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Joint mobs for the wrist

- distal radioulnar volar glide of ulna or radius
- distal radioulnar dorsal glide of ulna or radius
- traction
- volar glide of proximal row
- dorsal glide of proximal row
- radial glide
- ulnar glide

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distal radioulnar joint
close packed position

5˚ supination

3

distal radioulnar joint
open packed position

10˚ supination

4

distal radioulnar joint
capsular pattern

pain at extremes of motion

5

distal radioulnar volar glide of ulna or radius
clinical indication

- decreased joint play
- decreased supination/pronation

6

distal radioulnar volar glide of ulna or radius
arthrology

plane joint

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distal radioulnar volar glide of ulna or radius
position of patient

supine

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distal radioulnar volar glide of ulna or radius
targeted tissues

- volar capsule
- radial side of capsule

9

distal radioulnar volar glide of ulna or radius
PT position

- grasp distal radius/ulna
- volar glide force on ulna
- opposite hand stabilizes radius
- reverse hand position to hit radius

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distal radioulnar dorsal glide of ulna or radius
clinical indication

- decreased joint play
- decreased supination/pronation

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distal radioulnar dorsal glide of ulna or radius
arthrology

plane joint

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distal radioulnar volar glide of ulna or radius
position of patient

supine

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distal radioulnar dorsal glide of ulna or radius
targeted tissues

- dorsal capsule
- radial side of capsule

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distal radioulnar dorsal glide of ulna or radius
PT position

- grasp distal radius/ulna
- dorsal glide force on ulna
- opposite hand stabilizes radius
- reverse hand position to hit radius

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radio-meniscal-carpal joint
close packed position

full extension

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radio-meniscal-carpal joint
loose packed position

- neutral
- slight ulnar deviation

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radio-meniscal-carpal joint
capsular pattern

equal limitations in all directions

18

traction
clinical indication

decreased joint play

19

traction
arthrology

convex on concave

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traction
position of patient

- seated
- forearm pronated

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traction
targeted tissues

capsule

22

traction
PT position

- stabilize distal radius and ulna
- opposite hand grabs proximal row of carpals
- long axis traction force applied

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volar glide of proximal row
clinical indication

decreased extension

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volar glide of proximal row
arthrology

convex on concave

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volar glide of proximal row
patient position

- seated
- forearm pronated

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volar glide of proximal row
targeted tissues

anterior capsule

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dorsal glide of proximal row
clinical indication

decreased flexion

28

dorsal glide of proximal row
arthrology

convex on concave

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dorsal glide of proximal row
patient position

- seated
- forearm supinated

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dorsal glide of proximal row
targeted tissues

posterior capsule

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PT position for volar and dorsal glides of proximal row

- stabilize distal forearm prox to styloid process
- grab prox row of carpals
- apply traction in a dorsal or volar direction