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Effects of Activity and Immobility 1 of 3
Define terms to describe body positions and movements
(physiology) moving of a body part away from the central axis of the body
(physiology) moving of a body part toward the central axis of the body
Motion of a limb that draws a circle
act of bending a joint; bending at the joint so that the angle between the bones is decreased
straightening at the joint so that the angle between the bones is increased
Continuation of extension beyond the normal extension
bending the toes and foot up at the ankle
Extension of the toes or foot so that they point downward
movement of a bone around its longitudinal axis
in anatomical position, turning inward, toward the midline of the body
in anatomical position, turning outward, away from the midline of the body
rotation of the hands and forearms so that the palms face downward
rotation of the hands and forearms so that the palms face upward
a twisting motion of the foot that turns the sole inward
a twisting motion of the foot that turns the sole outward.