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Muscle Test for Latissimus Dorsi
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 standing with their arm abducted from a horizontal and lateral position, and their elbow flexed.

Practitioner Position: The practitioner is standing to the side of the individual with their hand placed under the individualís elbow.

Description of Muscle Test: The individual is requested to pull their elbow down to their side against the practitionerís upward resistance.

 

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