The world at your finger tips: how the hand functions
What is it about?
Hands can achieve a multitude of positions, by simply moving the fingers and thumb towards or away from the palm. This article explores how the hand achieves a wide range of movement and the functions that it can perform.
Why is it important?
By understanding how the hand works, problems can be identified and solutions found.
The following have contributed to this page: Mrs Julie I Swann
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