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Flashcards in MMT Positions - Wrist/Hand Deck (38):
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Wrist Flexion Muscles

Flexor carpi ulnaris/radialis

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Wrist Flexion Against Gravity

Sitting beside table with forearm supinated
Bring hand toward ceiling
Grab hand and push down

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Wrist Flexion Gravity Eliminated

Sitting beside table with forearm neutral
Bring palm toward underarm

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Wrist Extension Muscles

Extesnor carpi radialis longus/brevis
Extensor carpi ulnaris

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Wrist Extension Against Gravity

Sitting beside table with forearm pronated
Bring hand toward ceiling
Grab hand and push down

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Wrist Extension Gravity Eliminated

Sitting beside table with forearm neutral
Bring palm toward top of arm

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Finger MP Flexion Muscles

Lumbricals
Interossei

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Finger MP Flexion Against Gravity

Sitting beside table with forearm supinated
Straight fingers upward
Try to straighten into extension

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Finger MP Flexion Gravity Eliminated

Sitting beside table with forearm neutral
Ask patient to straight fingers

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Finger PIP/DIP Flexion Muscle

Flexor digitorm superficialis

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Finger PIP/DIP Flexion Against Gravity

Sitting beside table with forearm supinated
Bend PIP/DIP
Try to straighten

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Finger PIP/DIP Flexion Gravity Eliminated

Sitting beside table with forearm neutral
Ask patient to bend fingers

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Finger MP Extension Muscles

Extensor digitorum
Extensor digit minimi
Extensor indices

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Finger MP Extension Against Gravity

Sitting bees table with forearm pronated
Extend fingers to ceiling
Press down

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Finger MP Extension Gravity Eliminated

Sitting beside table with forearm neutral
Ask patient to bend fingers backwards

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Finger Abduction Muscle

Dorsal interossei

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Finger Abduction Positon

Sitting beside table with forearm pronated
Spread fingers apart
Push back together

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Finger Adduction Muscle

Palmar interossei

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Finger Adduction Position

Sitting beside table with forearm pronated
Bring fingers together
Pull fingers apart

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Thumb MP Flexion Muscle

Flexor pollicis brevis

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Thumb MP Flexion Position

Sitting beside table with forearm supinated
Bring them across palm
Push back toward extension

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Thumb IP Flexion Muscle

Flexor pollicis longus

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Thumb IP Flexion Position

Sitting beside table with forearm supinated
Bend tip of the thumb
Push distal end toward extension

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Thumb MP Extension Muscle

Extensor pollicis brevis

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Thumb MP Extension Position

Sitting beside table with forearm supinated
Extend away from palm
Push back toward flexion

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Thumb IP Extension Muscle

Extensor pollicis longus

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Thumb MP Extension Against Gravity

Sitting beside table with forearm in neutral
Lift thumb toward ceiling
Push toward hand

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Thumb MP Extension Gravity Eliminated

Sitting beside table with hand pronated
Bring back as far as possible

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Thumb Abduction Muscle (parallel to palm)

Abductor pollicis longus

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Thumb Abduction Position (parallel to palm)

Sitting beside table with forearm in neutral
Move away from palm toward ceiling
Push back toward

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Thumb Abduction Muscle (perpendicular to palm)

Abductor pollicis brevis

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Thumb Abduction Position (perpendicular to palm)

Sitting beside table with forearm supinated
Lift thumb perpendicular to palm
Push back toward palm\m

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Thumb Abduction Gravity Eliminated

Sitting bees table with forearm neutral
Bring thumb toward midline

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Thumb Adduction Muscle

Adductor pollicis

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Thumb Adduction Against Gravity

Sitting beside table with forearm pronated
Bring thumb toward palm
Push out when thumb is halfway

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Thumb Adduction Gravity Eliminated

Sitting beside table with forearm neutral
Start in abduction, move to adduction

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Thumb Opposition Muscle

Opponens pollicis

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Thumb Opposition Position

Sitting beside table with forearm supinated
Bring thumb and pinky together
Try to pull apart