the body starting position is called the
describe anatomical positon
all joints fully extended, palms facing forward
flexion extension occurs within
saggital plane ( front to back )
abduction/adduction occurs within the
coronal plane ( side to side)
bending parts at joint so angle between them decreases
straightening parts at joint so angle between them decreases
extension beyond the full extension of anatomical position
movement at ankle that brings foot closer to shin
movement at ankle that brings foot farther from shin
moving a part away from midline
movement a part toward mideline
movement around an axis
moving a part so end follows circular path
turning hand so palm is facing anteriorly or forward
turning the hand so palm is facing posteriorly or downward
turning the plantar surface of foot laterally
turning plantar surface of foot medially
moving a part forward
moving a part backward
lowering a part
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