Results for: Flexion

In Exercise

What muscles are used for knee flexion?

Answer . Sartorius Gracilis Semimembranosus Semitendinosus Bicep Fermoris Long Head & Short Head Popliteus Gastrocnemius Plantaris
In Mathematical Finance

What does flexion mean?

The movement of one anterior surface towards another anterior surface, except in the case of the knee where it is posterior to posterior (Humans Only)
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What is flexion?

to pull the muscles together EX.take your arm arm and put you hand aganst your shoulder you are flexing
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What is dorsa flexion?

Dorsi flexion is the movement of bringing your foot up towards your knee. The opposite movement is planter flexion which is moving your foot away from your knee as if standing ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What is an example of flexion?

Simply stated, flexion is when the angle around a joint is decreased from it's normal position (from the anatomical position) in the SAGITTAL plane. The sagittal plane is an i ( Full Answer )
In Muscular System

What is the calves flexion or extension?

In calf flexion the toes come up towards the shin. In calf extension the toes point away (like standing on your tiptoes.
In Health

Prime mover of the knee flexion?

The knee is a joint, and as such it doesn't "flex." However, the act of engaging the knee joint results in flexion of the lower leg, and the muscle that flexes the lower leg i ( Full Answer )
In Health

What is flexion and rotation?

Flexion is when you flex your arms, thighs, and other muscles.Rotation is when you rotate your joints, bending or twisting youmuscles.