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Action: adduct scapula (scapulothoracic Joint)
elevate the scapula (STJ)
Downwardly rotate scapula (STJ)
Actions include neck flexion
Lateral Flexion s/s
rotate head o/s
assist in inhalation
lateral rotate the shoulder (G/H )
adduct the shoulder
stabilize the Humerus in Glenoid cavity
Unilaterally: elevate scapula
downwardly rotate scapula
laterally flex head and neck
Bilaterally: extend head and neck
rotate head and neck s/s
abduct the scapula
upwardly rotate scapula
hold medial border of the scapula against rib cage
ALL FIBERS: adduct shoulder
assist elevation during inhalation
UPPER FIBERS: flex shoulder
LOWER FIBERS: extend shoulders
laterally rotate shoulder (G/H)
stablize the head of Humerus in Glenoid Cavity
Unilaterally: extend head and neck
lateral flexion of head and neck s/s
rotate head and neck o/s
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