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Shoulder Exam

Shoulder Extension

January 1st, 2017


  • How to Assess

  • Ask the patient to move their arm backward. Then ask them to relax as the shoulder is extended passively.
  • Muscles Involved

  • Pectoralis major, posterior deltoid, teres major, trapezius, latissimus dorsi, triceps brachii
  • Normal Range of Motion

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