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Muscle Test for Opponens Pollicis
Pointer Plus

Pointer Plus

The Pointer Plus is an easy to use trigger point (TP) locator which incorporates a push button stimulation feature to immediately treat Trigger point pain.

 

Individual Position: The individual is seated with their supinated hand placed on the table.

Practitioner Position:The practitioner is seated with their finger placed on the individualís thumb.

Description of Muscle Test:The individual is requested to cross their thumb over their palm against the practitionerís resistance, trying to touch the top of the little finger, with the anterior surface of the thumb placed parallel on the anterior surface of the little finger.

 

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