Codman exercise


[Ernest Amory Codman, U.S. surgeon, 1869-1940]
A gentle, circular exercise of the upper extremity following immobilization to reestablish glenohumeral joint range of motion and function following injury.
SYN: SEE: pendulum exercise

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