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Elbow Exam

Elbow Flexion

November 23rd, 2019


  • How to Assess

  • Ask the patient to close their elbow joint. Then ask them to relax as it is flexed passively.
  • Muscles Involved

  • Biceps brachii, brachialis, brachioradialis, pronator teres.
  • Normal Range of Motion

  • 145°
  • Myotome

  • C5Musculocutaneous nerve
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