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Shoulder flexion

Biceps brachii, anterior deltoid, coracobrachialis, pectoralis major

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Shoulder extension

Posterior deltoid, teres major, latissimus dorsi

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Shoulder abduction

Middle deltoid, supraspinatus

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Shoulder adduction

Pectoralis major, latissimus dorsi, teres major

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Shoulder IR

Subscapularis, teres major, pectoralis major, latissimus dorsi, anterior deltoid

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Shoulder ER

Teres minor, infraspinatus, posterior deltoid

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Scapula elevation

Upper trapezius, levator scapulae

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Scapula depression

Lower trapezius, latissimus dorsi, pectoralis major/minor

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Scapula protraction

Serratus anterior, pectoralis minor

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Scapula retraction

Trapezius, rhomboids

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Scapula upward rotation

Trapezius, serratus anterior

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Scapula downward rotation

Rhomboids, levator scapulae, pectoralis minor

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Elbow flexion

Biceps brachii, brachialis, brachioradialis

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Elbow extension

Triceps brachii, anconeus

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Supination

Biceps brachii, supinator

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Pronation

Pronator teres, pronator quadratus

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Wrist flexion

Flexor carpi radialis, flexor carpi ulnaris, palmaris longus

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Wrist extension

Extensor carpi radialis longus, extensor carpi radialis brevis, extensor carpi ulnaris

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Radial deviation

Extensor carpir radialis, flexor carpi radialis, extensor pollicis longus and brevis

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Ulnar deviation

Extensor carpi ulnaris, flexor carpi ulnaris

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TMJ depression

Lateral pterygoid, suprahyoid, infrahyoid

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TMJ elevation

Temporalis, masseter, medial pterygoid

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TMJ protrusion

Masseter, lateral pterygoid, medial pterygoid

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TMJ retrusion

Temporalis, masseter, digastric

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TMJ lateral deviation

Medial pterygoid, lateral pterygoid, masseter, temporalis

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Cervical flexion

Sternocleidomastoid, longus colli, scalenus muscles

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Cervical extension

Splenius cervicus, semispinalis cervicis, iliocostalis cervicis, longissimus cervicis, multifidus, trapezius

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Cervical rotation/side bending

Sternocleidomastoid, scalenus muscles, splenius cervicis, longissimus cervicis, iliocostalis cervicis, levator scapulae, multifidus

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Thoracic/lumbar flexion

Rectus abdominus, internal oblique, external oblique

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Thoracic/lumbar extension

Erector spinae, quadratus lumborum, multifidus

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Thoracic/lumbar rotation/side bending

Psoas major, quadratus lumborum, external oblique, internal oblique, multifidus, longissimus thoracis, iliocostalis thoracis, rotatores

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Hip flexion

iliopsoas, rectus femoris, sartorius, pectineus

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Hip extension

gluteus maximus/medius, semitendinosus, semimembranosus, biceps femoris

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Hip abduction

Gluteus medius/minimus, piriformis, obturator internus

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Hip adduction

Adductor magnus, adductor longus, adductor brevis, gracilis

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Hip IR

Tensor facsia latae, gluteus medius/minimus, pectineus, adductor longus

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Hip ER

Gluteus maximus, obturator externus, obturator internus, piriformis, gemelli, sartorius

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Knee flexion

Biceps femoris, semitendinosus, semimembranosus, sartorius

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Knee extension

Rectus femoris, vastus lateralis/medialis/intermedius

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Plantar flexion

Tibialis posterior, gastrocnemius, soleus, peroneus longus, peroneus brevis, plantaris, flexor hallucis

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Dorsiflexion

Tibialis anterior, extensor hallucis longus, extensor digitorum longus, peroneus tertius

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Inversion

Tibialis posterior, tibialis anterior, flexor digitorum longus

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Eversion

Peroneus longus, brevis, tertius