Drawing the Thumb Muscles

We have created a short, fun video reviewing the thumb muscles. We hope this is informative and helpful when working with your thumb patients. Perhaps replication of this could be an activity for your next hand therapy in-service in your clinic?

ADDITIONAL SUGGESTED RESOURCES

Clinical Pearl No. 17 – Rationale for Exercise for Thumb CMC Osteoarthritis 

Clinical Pearl No. 16 – The Push MetaGrip Thumb CMC Orthosis – Size it, Squeeze it, and Use it 

Clinical Pearl No. 15 – The Stubborn Flexor Pollicis Longus

Clinical Pearl No. 8 – Finkelstein’s Test: Do We Do It the Same and Who Is Doing it Correctly?