Elevation of the glenohumeral joint in the plane of the scapula, which is approximately 30 degrees of horizontal adduction from the frontal plane.
[scapula + elevation]
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com Scaption and shrug THIS is a slight variation on the conventional shoulder raise and targets the shoulders and upper back.
General strengthening of the supraspinatus muscle may help minimize potential shoulder problems and can be best accomplished with an exercise called scaption (see fig.
The supraspinatus is best trained with an exercise called scaption.