Tech I Q3

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  1. What is Passive Insufficiency
    The LENGTH of a 2 joint muscle is not long enough to permit normal elongation over both joints simultaneously
  2. What is Active Insufficiency
    2 joint muscle is unable to shorten sufficiently enough to complete ROM of both joints simultaneously due to lack of muscle STRENGTH
  3. Maximal Muscle Length
    • Greatest extensibility of a muscle tendon unit
    • NOT measured DIRECTLY in a clinic (instead indirectly)
  4. Thomas Test
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Tech I Q3
PTA211 Baker College Tech I Fall 2012
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