- Created by: Finpoppy1
- Created on: 30-08-21 12:57
Flexion is the term given when the angle at a joint decreases. Example: at the knee when the player is preparing to kick a football.
Extension is the term given when the angle at a joint increases. Example: at the knee when following through after kicking a football.
Abduction is the movement of a limb away from the midline of the body. Example: at the shoulder when a cricketer reaches sideways to catch a ball.
Adduction is the…