Type of movement a joints

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  • Types of Joint Movement
    • Extension
      • straightening/extending
        • increase angle at joint
    • Flexion
      • Bending/flexing a limb
        • Decrease angle at joint
    • Abduction
      • Moving a limb away from the centre Kline of the body
    • Adduction
      • moving a limb toward the centre kine of the body
    • Circumduction
      • At a joint in motion that circumstancea cone


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