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Range of Motion: Shoulder Flexion range of motion Jun 30, 2023

 To test Shoulder Flexion range of motion with an inclinometer, follow these steps:

  1. Have the client start in a seated or standing position with one arm locked straight in a neutral position in front of their body. 
  2. Align the smart device alongside the client’s humerus, before...
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Range of Motion: Spine Straight Leg Raise range of motion Jun 30, 2023

Testing Straight Leg Raise (SLR) range of motion with an inclinometer involves the following steps:

  1. Have the client adopt a supine position lying down on a massage table or mat, with both legs out straight. 
  2. Place the Measurz inclinometer on the midway point of the tibia.
  3. Then, instruct the...
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Range of Motion: Neck Rotation range of motion Jun 30, 2023

To test Neck Rotation range of motion with an inclinometer, follow these steps:

  1. Have the client adopt an upright seated or standing position. 
  2. Place the smart device flat on top of the client’s head.
  3. As this a rotational test, the Measurz inclinometer will utilise the transverse plane...
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Range of Motion: Neck Lateral Flexion range of motion Jun 30, 2023

To test Neck Lateral Flexion range of motion with an inclinometer, follow these steps:

  1. Have the client adopt an upright seated or standing position. 
  2. Place the Measurz inclinometer on top of the client’s head - the option is also there to place the smart device behind or on the side...
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Range of Motion: Spine Lateral Flexion range of motion Jun 30, 2023

Testing Spine Lateral Flexion range of motion with an inclinometer involves the following steps:

  1. Have the client adopt an upright standing position. 
  2. With the Measurz inclinometer aligned with T12 of the spinous process, instruct the client to flex to one side as far as they can. It is...
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Range of Motion: Neck Extension range of motion Jun 30, 2023

 Testing Neck Extension range of motion with an inclinometer involves the following steps:

  1. Have the client adopt an upright seated or standing position. 
  2. Place the Measurz inclinometer on top of the client’s head, and then instruct them to extend their neck backward as far as...
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Range of Motion: Neck Flexion range of motion Jun 30, 2023

Testing Neck Flexion range of motion with an inclinometer involves the following steps:

  1. Have the client adopt a seated or standing position. 
  2. Place the Measurz inclinometer on top of the client’s head, and then instruct them to flex their neck forward as far as they can.
  3. Once maximal...
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Range of Motion: Spine Flexion range of motion Jun 29, 2023

Testing Spine Flexion range of motion with an inclinometer involves the following steps:

  1. Have the client adopt an upright standing position. 
  2. With the Measurz inclinometer aligned with T12 of the spinous process, instruct the client to flex forward as far as they can, ensuring their knees...
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Range of Motion: Supine Hip External Rotation range of motion Jun 29, 2023

Equipment needed:

  • Inclinometer
  • Table or mat

Procedure:

  1. Have the client adopt a supine position lying down on a massage table or mat. Ask the client to bring one of their hips up to 90 degrees.
  2. While ensuring the client keeps their knee directly over the center of their hip joint, have the...
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Range of Motion: Hip Adduction range of motion Jun 29, 2023

To test Hip Adduction range of motion with an inclinometer, follow these steps:

  1. Have the client adopt a supine position lying down on a massage table. For this test, it is prudent for the client to make room for their testing leg by bringing the opposite knee up into a bent but resting...
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Range of Motion: Hip Abduction range of motion Jun 29, 2023

To test Hip Adduction range of motion with an inclinometer, follow these steps:

  1. Have the client adopt a supine position lying down on a massage table. 
  2. As this is a rotational test in the transverse plane, the inclinometer will adopt its rotation feature. Thus, it is critical that the smart...
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Range of Motion: Hip Extension range of motion Jun 29, 2023

To test Hip Extension range of motion with an inclinometer, follow these steps:

  1. Have the client adopt a prone position, face down on a massage table or mat.
  2. Ask the client to flex one knee up, with their heel directly over their knee. 
  3. Place the Measurz inclinometer on in the midway point...
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