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forearm

 [for´ahrm]
the part of the upper limb between the elbow and wrist; called also antebrachium.

fore·arm

(fōr'arm), [TA]
The segment of the upper limb between the elbow and the wrist.
Synonym(s): antebrachium [TA]

forearm

(fôr′ärm′)
n.
1. The part of the arm between the wrist and the elbow.
2. The corresponding part of the foreleg in certain quadrupeds, such as a horse.

fore·arm

(fōr'ahrm) [TA]
The segment of the upper limb between the elbow and the wrist.
Synonym(s): antebrachium [TA] .
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Huang, "Sonomyography: monitoring morphological changes of forearm muscles in actions with the feasibility for the control of powered prosthesis," Medical Engineering & Physics, vol.
In the fasting state, glucose uptake by the forearm muscles was similar in both groups.
Another potential mechanism to explain the present results would be a decrease in arterial oxygen saturation during the protocol, leading to reduced tissue oxygenation to intercostal and forearm muscles. Although Sp[O.sub.2] was lower in patients with HF, it did not change during the respiratory protocol and thus cannot explain the differences appearing during this period.
However normal median sensory velocities and normal EMG findings of median innervated forearm muscles i.e.
As you might guess, archery is one cause of tennis elbow--the pain occurs primarily where the tendons of your forearm muscles attach to the bony prominence on the outside of your elbow (lateral epicondyle).
The purpose of this study was to determine differences in the activity of four forearm muscles, (extensor carpi radialis longus, flexor carpi ulnaris, biceps brachii and pronator teres) when using five different finger fulcrums while scaling in dental hygiene students.
I also noticed that as my shooting hand thumb depressed the magazine release button, my forearm muscles tightened up.
Stretch your arm out, rotate your wrist so it is facing upwards and with your other hand pull your palm down towards the floor to feel a stretch over the front of your forearm muscles. Hold for 15 seconds and repeat two or three times.
Prediction of handgrip forces using surface EMG of forearm muscles. J Electromyogr Kinesiol.
In observing the shooters it appears they are gripping the gun with considerable strength, with the forearm muscles clearly defined.
Therefore, we hypothesize that interosseous ligament rupture might alter the function of the deep forearm muscles, which mainly originate on the interosseous ligament.
Raymond Kurshals, Pilates master teacher and former Twyla Tharp dancer, says that in hip hop, the shoulder, wrist, and forearm muscles are extremely vulnerable, so developing strength slowly in those areas is essential.