Goniometry: Wrist Radial Deviation
Wrist radial deviation
Patient is seated with elbow flexed to 90 degrees and wrist over the edge of a table or plinth with forearm in pronation
|AXIS LOCATION||STATIONARY ARM||MOVEMENT ARM|
|capitate||dorsal midline of forearm||parallel with longitudinal axis of 3rd metacarpal|
Expected range of motion is 0- 20 degrees
- Norkin CC, White DJ. Measurement of joint motion: a guide to goniometry. FA Davis; 2016 Nov 18.