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Kinesiology 101 - Kinesiology 103
Kinesiology of the Shoulder Complex, Elbow and Forearm and the Wrist


  • Describe the osteology and osteologic features of the shoulder
  • Describe the 4 joints within the shoulder complex and their associated features
  • List 6 kinematic principles of the shoulder complex
  • Describe the brachial plexus and innervation of muscles and joints of the shoulder complex
  • Summarize the function of the rotator cuff muscles and stabilizing tissues of the structures of the shoulder complex
  • Discuss why the glenoid labrum is so vulnerable to injury
  • Describe the vulnerability of the supraspinatus tendon
  • Discuss osteology and arthrology of the elbow and forearm
  • Describe kinematics of the elbow joint and forearm
  • Compare and contrast muscle and joint interactions
  • Outline and describe the path of innervation of the brachial plexus
  • Discuss sensory innervation of the joints
  • Summarize muscle actions that act on the elbow Identify carpal bones and osteologic features of the bones of the wrist
  • Discuss joint structures and ligaments of the wrist
  • Describe the kinematics of wrist motion
  • Define carpal instability Understand muscle and joint interactions of the wrist
  • Outline functional innervations of the wrist
  • Discuss the function of muscles of the wrist

Joanne Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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