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Flashcards in Prime Movers Deck (15):
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Prime Mover for Shoulder Girdle Elevation

Upper Trapezius

2

Agonist for Shoulder Girdle Depression

Lower Trapezius

3

Prime Mover for Shoulder Girdle Protraction

Serratus Anterior

4

Agonist for Shoulder Girdle Retraction

Middle Trapezius

5

Primary Muscle used for shoulder Abduction

Middle Deltoid

6

Prime Mover for Shoulder Flexion

Anterior Deltoid

7

Agonist = (other names for Agonist)

primary mover/primary muscle involved

8

Agonist for Shoulder Adduction

Pectoralis Major

9

Prime mover for shoulder extension/hyperextension

Posterior Deltoid

10

Agonist for internal/medial rotation of the shoulder

latissimus dorsi

11

Prime mover for External/Lateral rotation of the shoulder

infraspinatus

12

Agonist in Elbow Extension

Triceps

13

Prime mover for Elbow flexion

brachialis

14

Agonist for forearm pronation

pronator teres

15

Prime mover for forearm supination

biceps brachii