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Flashcards in Hip Movement Deck (6):
1

Flexion of the hip

iliopsoas, rectus femoris, sartorius

2

Extension of the hip

gluteus maximus, semimembranosus, semitendinosus, biceps femoris

(hamstring + glut max)

3

Abduction of the hip

gluteus medius, gluteus minimus, deep gluteal muscles (gemellus superior + inferior, obturator externus + internus, piriformis)

4

Adduction of the hip

all medial thigh
adductor part of adductor magnus, adductor longus, adductor brevis, pectineus, gracilis

5

Lateral rotation of the hip

biceps femoris, gluteus maximus, deep gluteals (piriformis, obturator externus + internus, gemellus superior + inferior)

6

Medial rotation of the hip

gluteus Medius, gluteus Minimus, seMitendinosus, seMimembranosus