neutral wrist position

neu·tral wrist po·si·tion

(nū'trăl rist pŏ-zish'ŭn)
Ideal position of the wrist while performing work activities that is associated with decreased risk of musculoskeletal injury.
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The company's Torqueless Grip promotes proper hand placement and a neutral wrist position.
While exercising in a loaded closed-chain position, he focuses on maintaining neutral wrist position.
Hand grip strength of both the hands was measured using a computerized hand dynamometer with participants seated with their elbow by their side, flexed at right angle with a neutral wrist position.
The keyboard also sports Microsoft s own Contour Curve design, which features a six-degree bend in the keyboard layout with a dome-shaped arc to help promote a comfortable, neutral wrist position while keeping keys within easy reach.
Isometric activation of pronator quadratus in supination and neutral wrist position can serve to stabilise the distal radioulnar joint (both pre-and postoperatively).
These results might be attributed to difficulty keeping a neutral wrist position when using the cross arch fulcrum, especially in the upper right quadrant.
Similar results were found for wrist strength at the neutral wrist position.
The neck attachment systems provide for easy repositioning of the nozzle, allowing workers to maintain a neutral wrist position while welding on angles or awkward position.
The two sets of wrist monitors were individually calibrated in a neutral wrist position.
The laminated wood Pro Fit Grip is designed to produce a neutral wrist position and is interchangeable with wood side plates and an elastomeric option.
APA's Thin Grip is a slender, torque-resistant design that produces a neutral wrist position.
The laminated wood Pro-Fit grip is designed to produce a neutral wrist position and is interchangeable with wood side plates and an elastomeric option.