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75 terms
SSHS Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
73 terms
Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
73 terms
SSHS Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
72 terms
SSHS Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
73 terms
Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
SSHS Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
73 terms
SSHS Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
73 terms
SSHS Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
SSHS Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
73 terms
SSHS Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
73 terms
SSHS Medical Terminology Body Movement and Positions List
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
73 terms
Medical Terminology: Body Movement and Positions
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
point of the shoulder
forearm
front of elbow
armpit
Acromial
point of the shoulder
Antebrachial
forearm
20 terms
Medical Terminology Unit: Movement Terminology
Abduction
Adduction
Circumduction
Depression
When two body parts are taken away from the midline e.g durin…
When two body part are brought towards the midline e.g wide g…
A circular movement produced by the ball and socket joints, o…
Downward movement of a joint / body part. For example the sho…
Abduction
When two body parts are taken away from the midline e.g durin…
Adduction
When two body part are brought towards the midline e.g wide g…
14 terms
Anatomical Positions, Body Planes, Directional Terms
Anatomical Position
Coronal Plane
Sagittal Plane
Transervse Plane
Body is standing straight, facing forward, upper limbs at sid…
Divides body into front and back portions (Anterior-front, Po…
Divides body into left and right portions... -Mid-: equal right…
Divides body into top and bottom portions (superior-head; inf…
Anatomical Position
Body is standing straight, facing forward, upper limbs at sid…
Coronal Plane
Divides body into front and back portions (Anterior-front, Po…
44 terms
Medical Terminology: Anatomical positions, movements, and planes.
Anatomical Position
Anatomical Planes
Sagittal/ Midsagittal Plane
Frontal/ Coronal Plane
The standard reference point in which all positions, movement…
Fixed lines of reference along which the body is often divide…
The plane dividing the body into right and left portions.
The plane dividing the body into front and back portions.
Anatomical Position
The standard reference point in which all positions, movement…
Anatomical Planes
Fixed lines of reference along which the body is often divide…
MT Chp 4 (A&P Chp 6): Movement and Positions
Flexion
Extension
Abduction
Adduction
Bringing 2 bones/muscles together
Moving 2 bones/muscles apart
To move AWAY from midline of the body
To move TOWARDS midline of the body
Flexion
Bringing 2 bones/muscles together
Extension
Moving 2 bones/muscles apart
37 terms
Med Term - Movement and Direction
Abduction
Adduction
Depression
Elevation
moving a body part away from the midline of the body
moving a body part toward the midline of the body
lowering a part
raising a part
Abduction
moving a body part away from the midline of the body
Adduction
moving a body part toward the midline of the body
45 terms
Introduction to Anatomical Positions, Directional Terminology, Movements and Postures
Anatomy
Physiology
Pathology
Anatomical Position
Study of the body's structure and how the parts are organized
Study of the function of the body
Study of diseases of the body
Body erect... Facing forward... Arms at sides... Palms and feet are po…
Anatomy
Study of the body's structure and how the parts are organized
Physiology
Study of the function of the body
17 terms
Positions of the body
Anatomical Position
Ventral
Dorsal
Superior
Body facing you, feet placed together, and flat on the floor.…
Front side
Back side
Over, above, or top
Anatomical Position
Body facing you, feet placed together, and flat on the floor.…
Ventral
Front side
181 terms
Medical Terminology Combined (Direction, Movement, Roots, Prefix/Suffix)
Anatomical Position
Frontal Plane
Coronal Plane
Sagittal Plane
an erect stance, arms at the sides, palms facing forward
divides the body into front and back parts (also called Coron…
divides the body into front and back parts (also called Front…
divides the body into left and right parts (also known as the…
Anatomical Position
an erect stance, arms at the sides, palms facing forward
Frontal Plane
divides the body into front and back parts (also called Coron…
9 terms
Chapter 14 Types of Body Movement Med Term
abduction
adduction
inversion
eversion
movement away from the midline
movement toward the midline
turning inward
turning outward
abduction
movement away from the midline
adduction
movement toward the midline
22 terms
Medical Terminology List 6- Digestive System
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
esophagus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
tube that carries food from pharynx to stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
11 terms
Body Positions
recovery
prone
human anatomical
supine
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position of face-do…
position in which the body is erect with the arms and hands t…
the body or any part of the body in an upward position
recovery
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
prone
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position of face-do…
MedTerm Ch 4 BodyPositions, familiarize
anatomical position
anterior
posterior
ventral
the standard reference position for the body as a whole: the…
pertaining to the front of the body or toward the belly of th…
pertaining to the back of the body
of or pertaining to a position toward the belly of the body;…
anatomical position
the standard reference position for the body as a whole: the…
anterior
pertaining to the front of the body or toward the belly of th…
32 terms
Medical Terminology
Tendons
Muscles
Ligaments
Bones
Binds muscles to bone
A band or bundle of fibrous tissue that has the ability to co…
a short band of tough, flexible, fibrous connective tissue th…
Provides structural support & provides protection for interna…
Tendons
Binds muscles to bone
Muscles
A band or bundle of fibrous tissue that has the ability to co…
16 terms
Body Movement Terminology
abduction
adduction
extension
flexion
movement of a part away from the central axis of the body or…
movement of a part toward the central axis of the body or bod…
straightening of a joint; when both elements of the joint are…
act of bending a joint; opposite of extension
abduction
movement of a part away from the central axis of the body or…
adduction
movement of a part toward the central axis of the body or bod…
Medical Directions and Body Positions Vocab (from notes)
Midline
Lateral
Medial
Posterior/Dorsal
Divides body into two equal sides (left and right)
Refers to the side (away from the midline); ex- kidneys later…
Refers to the middle or near the middle; ex- heart is medial…
Toward the back (spinal side of the body)
Midline
Divides body into two equal sides (left and right)
Lateral
Refers to the side (away from the midline); ex- kidneys later…
Med terms - body positions
recovery position
prone position
human anatomic position
supine position
pt placed in position to minimize movement until normal body…
pt placed face-down with arms at angles to body
body is erect with the arms and turned forward
body of body part in upward position
recovery position
pt placed in position to minimize movement until normal body…
prone position
pt placed face-down with arms at angles to body
5 terms
Body Positions
recovery position
prone position
human anatomical position
supine position
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
position in which the body is erect with arms and hands turne…
the body or any part of the body in an upward positon
recovery position
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
prone position
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
27 terms
Medical Terminology List 1 - Anatomical Position, Planes, and Directions
cranial (adj)
caudal (adj)
medial (adj)
lateral (adj)
of or relating to the skull or cranium
directed toward or situated in or near the tail or posterior…
situated in the middle, in particular; situated near the medi…
situated on one side or other of the body or of an organ, esp…
cranial (adj)
of or relating to the skull or cranium
caudal (adj)
directed toward or situated in or near the tail or posterior…
11 terms
med term ch3 body positions
Recovery Positions
Prone Position
Human anatomical position
Supine position
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
position in which the body is erect with the arms and hands t…
the body or any part of the body in an upward position
Recovery Positions
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
Prone Position
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
Types of Body Movement
abduction
adduction
inversion
eversion
moving away from the midline
moving toward the midline
turning inward
turning outward
abduction
moving away from the midline
adduction
moving toward the midline
5 terms
Body Positions
Recovery Position
Prone position
Human anatomical position
Supine position
Patient is placed on side to minimize movement until normal b…
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face do…
Body is erect with the arms and hands turned forward
body is in an upward position
Recovery Position
Patient is placed on side to minimize movement until normal b…
Prone position
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face do…
31 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 3: Human Anatomical Positions and Planes (Body or Part)
Sagittal Plane
Coronal or Frontal Plane
Transverse or Horizontal Plane
Medial or Median Plane
like-arrow
crowing skull structure/front plane)
across
Middle
Sagittal Plane
like-arrow
Coronal or Frontal Plane
crowing skull structure/front plane)
55 terms
Body regions and anatomical regions
Integumentary System
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Nervous System
the external covering of the body, or the skin... Functions: wa…
consists of bones, cartilages, ligaments, and joints... Functio…
the muscles of the body; skeletal muscles for the muscular sy…
the body's fast-acting control system. Consists of the brain,…
Integumentary System
the external covering of the body, or the skin... Functions: wa…
Skeletal System
consists of bones, cartilages, ligaments, and joints... Functio…
17 terms
Anatomical Positions, Body Planes, Directional Terms (Unit 1)
Anatomical Position
Coronal Plane
Sagittal Plane
Transervse Plane
Body is standing straight, facing forward, upper limbs at sid…
Divides body into front and back portions (Anterior-front, Po…
Divides body into left and right portions... -Mid-: equal right…
Divides body into top and bottom portions (superior-head; inf…
Anatomical Position
Body is standing straight, facing forward, upper limbs at sid…
Coronal Plane
Divides body into front and back portions (Anterior-front, Po…
11 terms
Body Positions
Recovery Position
Prone Position
Human Anatomical Position
Supine position
Place patient sideways. Patient is placed in this position to…
Patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
Position in which the body is erect with the arms and hands t…
the body or any part of the body in an upward position
Recovery Position
Place patient sideways. Patient is placed in this position to…
Prone Position
Patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
19 terms
Medical Terminology Lesson 2: Body Organization Anatomical Movement
Abduction
Adduction
Depression
Elevation
moving a body part away from the midline of the body
moving a body part toward the midline of the body
lowering a part
raising a part
Abduction
moving a body part away from the midline of the body
Adduction
moving a body part toward the midline of the body
19 terms
Anatomical Terms: Movement Terms II
Abduction
Adduction
Depression
Elevation
moving a body part away from the midline of the body
moving a body part toward the midline of the body
lowering a part
raising a part
Abduction
moving a body part away from the midline of the body
Adduction
moving a body part toward the midline of the body
Medical Terminology - USF - Body Positions
Recovery
Prone
Human Anatomical
Supine
Patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
Patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
Position in which to body is erect with the arms and hands tu…
The body or any part of the body in an upward position
Recovery
Patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
Prone
Patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
35 terms
Med Term- Anatomical positions and planes
sagittal plane
coronal/ frontal plane
transverse/ horizontal plane
medial plane
Any plane parallel to the midsagittal or median plane that ve…
Side cut
what plane divides the body horizontally into a superior (upp…
Situated or placed in the middle of the body dividing it into…
sagittal plane
Any plane parallel to the midsagittal or median plane that ve…
coronal/ frontal plane
Side cut
11 terms
Body Positions
Recovery Position
Prone Position
Human Anatomical Position
Supine Position
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
position in which the body is erect with the arms and hand tu…
the body or any part of the body in a upward position
Recovery Position
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
Prone Position
patient is placed face-down in anatomical position or face-do…
12 terms
Medical Terminology #2 Terms of Position and Movement
Abduction
Adduction
Anatomical Position
Dorsiflexion
Movement away from the midline of the body
Movement toward the midline of the body
Human body standing (or lying face up); arms to the side with…
Backward bending of either a hand or foot
Abduction
Movement away from the midline of the body
Adduction
Movement toward the midline of the body
12 terms
Medical Terminology #2 Terms of Position and Movement
Abduction
Adduction
Anatomical Position
Dorsiflexion
Movement away from the midline of the body
Movement toward the midline of the body
Human body standing (or lying face up); arms to the side with…
Backward bending of either a hand or foot
Abduction
Movement away from the midline of the body
Adduction
Movement toward the midline of the body
161 terms
Chapter 4 Body Structure
anatomical position
midsagittal plane
coronal plane
transverse plane
body standing, facing forward, hands turned with palms facing…
divides the body into right and left halves
divides the body into front and back halves
divides the body into top and bottom halves
anatomical position
body standing, facing forward, hands turned with palms facing…
midsagittal plane
divides the body into right and left halves
Unit 5; Medical Terminology and Body Organization
Abbreviation
Abduction
Adduction
Adrenal Glands
shortened form of a word or phrase
movement away from midline or center
movement toward midline or center
endocrine glands that secrete hormones, including epinephrine…
Abbreviation
shortened form of a word or phrase
Abduction
movement away from midline or center
Positional, Directional, and Movement Terminology
Anatomical Position
Anterior
Posterior
Deep
An upright standing position, facing straight ahead, arms at…
In front of something
Behind something else of reference
Away from the surface
Anatomical Position
An upright standing position, facing straight ahead, arms at…
Anterior
In front of something
Combo with "M. Canfield Willis - Medical Terminology CH. 6 Body Positions Set 7" and 2 others
erect
decubitus
lateral decubitus
prone
normal standing position
lying down, especially in bed
lying on the side
lying face down and flat
erect
normal standing position
decubitus
lying down, especially in bed
11 terms
body positions
recovery position
prone position
human anatomical position
supine position
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
patient is placed face down in anatomical position or face do…
position in which the body is erect with the arms and hands t…
the body or any part of the body in an upward position
recovery position
patient is placed in this position to minimize movement until…
prone position
patient is placed face down in anatomical position or face do…
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