Gemellus superior muscle :-

Gemellus superior muscle :- Muscle details :- the smaller of the two, arises from the outer (gluteal) surface of the spine of the ischium, blends with the upper part of the tendon of the Obturator internus . Origin:- posterior surface of the ischial spine . Insertion :- into tendon of… Continue reading

Gluteus minimus muscle :-

Gluteus minimus muscle :- Muscle details :- the smallest of the three gluteal muscles, is situated immediately beneath the gluteus medius. Origin :- Outer surface of ilium between middle and inferior gluteal lines . Insertion :- Anterior surface of greater trochanter of femur . Nerve supply :- Superior gluteal nerve… Continue reading

Gluteus medius muscle :-

Gluteus medeius muscle :- Muscle details :- the three gluteal muscles, is a broad, thick, radiating muscle, situated on the outer surface of the pelvis. Origin:- Outer surface of the ilium, between the anterior and inferior gluteal lines, and the edge of the greater sciatic notch. Insertion :- Anterior surface… Continue reading

Use of Electrical Stimulation in Physiotherapy

Introduction:- ~Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NEMS) is the use of electrical stimuli on a group of muscles with the objective of rehabilitating the injured muscle or stroke-affected area. ~Helps restore muscle function. ~Help reduce muscle spasm and pain.~Minimizes muscle atrophy.~Highly effective for muscles weakened from stroke or injury.~Improves damaged tissue.~Considered safe… Continue reading

Gluteus maximus muscle :-

Gluteus maximus muscle :- Muscle details :- the gluteus medius and minimus, as the gluteal muscles, and sometimes referred to informally as the “glutes”) is the main extensor muscle of the hip. Origin :- the posterior surface of the ilium, sacrum, and coccyx. It slopes across the buttock at a… Continue reading

Adductor magnus muscle :-

Adductor magnus muscle :- Muscle details :- a large triangular muscle, situated on the medial side of the thigh. Origin :- Anterior: Inferior pubic ramus and the ramus of the ischium -Posterior: Inferolateral aspect of the ischial tuberosity . Insertion :- Anterior: Medial margin of the gluteal tuberosity of the… Continue reading