C5-6 Palmar Grip Around Cylindrical Object

Adelante, Hoensbroek Netherlands
tetraplegia - bed mobility and transfers

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This video shows lifting and lowering a cylindrical object off a table using a palmar tendonesis grip. This is created by a certain amount of active wrist extension and supination of the forearm, as well as the passive tension in the extrinsic finger and thumb flexor muscles.