muscle attached to immovable bone
the moveable end of a muscle
slipping movements only, no axis around which movement can occur
synovial joint motion; movement in one plane (ex. elbow)
synovial joint motion; movement in two planes (ex. knuckle)
synovial joint motion; movement in three planes (ex. shoulder)
gliding,angular movements,and rotation
what are three types of movement
Partially movable joint where bones slide over one another.
flexion and extension; abduction & adduction, increase or a decrease in the angle between articulating bones. Include flexion, extension, hyperextension, abduction, lateral flexion, adduction and circumduction.
circular movement around an axis,the only movements allowed are between the first vertabre and is common at the hip and shoulder joints
Bending parts at a joint so that the angle between them decreases and the parts come closer together
the opposite of flexion: the angle between the articulating bones increases and the body part straightens e.g. straightening the leg at the knee.
The extreme backward movement of the head, causing injury to the posterior vertebral structures and anterior ligaments.
flexing the foot at the ankle toward the shin
Extension of the toes or foot so that they point downward
moving away from the midline
Movement of the trunk sideways to the right or left at the waist
Movement towards the midline
moving a limb so that it describes a cone in space
rotation of the hands and forearms so that the palms face upward
rotation of the hands and forearms so that the palms face downward
turning the sole of the foot inward
turning the sole of the foot outward
Moving the mandible into a position anterior to normal.
moving your jaw back into itsoriginal position
movement upward, as in shrugging the shoulders
Lowering a body part
Movement of the thumb to touch the fingertips saddle joints