ACTION REVIEW FOR THE ILIOPSOAS MUSCLE
Iliopsoas Hip Flexion is its Action Described As:
SYNERGISTS: assist in performing the action of hip flexion
Fixators or Stabilizers: These muscles maintain dynamic control to allow for flexion of the hip.
Antagonists: Muscles that perform the opposite action to the agonist in this case Iliopsoas & Hip Flexion
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References & Resources for the muscle anatomy information are:
Sieg and Adams: "Illustrated Essentials of Musculoskeletal Anatomy", 4th edition, 2002, Megabooks Inc,
Muscolino J E: The Muscular System Manual, The Skeletal Muscles of the Human Body, ed 3, 2009,
University of Michigan Medical School: Muscle Tables & Illustrations
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