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1

Bending a limb at a joint

Flexion

2

Straightening a limb at a join

Extension

3

Moving a limb away from the midline of the body

Abduction

4

Moving a limb toward the midline of the body

Adduction

5

Turning the forearm so the palm is down

Pronation

6

Turning the forearm so the palm is up

Supination

7

Moving the arm in a circle around the shoulder

Circumduction

8

Moving the sole of the foot inward at the ankle

Inversion

9

Moving the sold of the foot outward at the ankle

Eversion

10

Moving the head around a central axis

Rotation

11

Moving a body part forward and parallel to the ground

Protraction

12

Moving a body part backward and parallel to the ground

Retraction

13

Raising a body part

Elevation

14

Lowering a body part

Depression

15

What is genu varum?

Air between knees

16

What is genu valgum?

No air between knees

17

Lack of folic acid in pregnant mothers leads to ______.

Spina bifida

18

What is a grade 5 for ROM?

Full ROM against gravity, full resistance
100% normal
Assessment: normal

19

What is a grade 3 for ROM?

Full ROM with gravity
50% normal
Assessment: Fair