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Decrease in the angle of the joint Flexion
Straightening the elbow or knee Extension
Movement of a body part away from the midline of the body Abduction
Returning arm into body Adduction
Movement of the of the bone in a circular motion Circumduction
Turning head from side to side Rotation
Lifting arm out to side Abduction
Palm facing down Pronation
Rotation of the hand so that the thumb moves away from the body Supination (Soup Please)
Twisting ankle out Eversion
Twisting ankle in Inversion
Movement of a body part around a central axis Rotation
Increase in the joint angle of the joint between the foot and the lower leg Plantar Flexion
Raising toes upwards Dorsi Flexion
Shoulders in normal position Depression
Movement of the shoulders towards the head Elevation
Adduction Returning arm into body
Created by: Jezza
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