Placement and Positioning
Patient position: sitting with forearm resting the table
Goniometer axis placement: over the capitate
Stationary arm placement: along the midline of the forearm and Clinician stabilizes the forearm
Moveable arm placement: parallel to the longitudinal axis of the shaft of the third metacarpal
Radial Deviation: 20°
Ulnar Deviation: 30°
- Clarkson, H. (2000).Musculoskeletal assessment: joint range of motion and manual muscle strength(2nd ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.