supination of the forearm

su·pi·na·tion of the fore·arm

rotation of the forearm in such a way that the palm of the hand faces anteriorly in the anatomical position, or upward when the arm is extended at a right angle to the body.
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The closest distance measured between the lateral border of the plate and the radial nerve in full supination of the forearm was 2.
In our cadaveric study, we found that the closest distance measured between the lateral border of the plate and the radial nerve in full supination of the forearm was 2.
1,2) The onset of symptoms predominately arises from repetitive movement with wrist extension and alternating pronation and supination of the forearm.
Clinically, then, it might also be important to work on regaining supination of the forearm since this will allow better stabilization and function by the wrist and hand in a reaching task.
The diagnostic test is pain on resisted supination of the forearm.
Her most recent follow-up examination revealed that elbow flexion and extension, pronation and supination of the forearm, and wrist flexion and extension were within normal limits.
Recovery has been uneventful, and the patient has regained full flexion and extension of the wrist and elbow and full pronation and supination of the forearm.
The shortening, angulation, malunion, malrotation of either of these bones may result in a serious loss of elbow and wrist movements and pronation, supination of the forearm affecting the earning capacity of the individual as well as his day to day activities (2).
DQST has traditionally been linked to a combination of repetitive movements involving pronation and supination of the forearm, ulnar and radial deviation of the wrist, and abduction/extension of the thumb.
3) The patient is examined in the same position with the arm flexed up to 90[degrees] and full supination of the forearm.
The third head may provide additional strength to the biceps brachii during supination of the forearm and elbow flexion irrespective of shoulder position [4].