Paul Manley, D.O. (ESO 1980), M.A.O.(Manip), Registered Osteomyologist, RSM(Royal Society of Medicine) Specialist in the treatment of Musculo-skeletal problems Senior lecturer in Orthopaedics, physical examination and manipulation principles and techniques. Location: 33 Chalton St, London NW1 1JD (Close to Kings Cross and Euston stations)
Anatomy for musicians:
the intercarpal ligaments
Intercarpal ligaments in red.
ligaments define the coronal axes of movement of the carpal bones.
a 'weak zone' can be seen in the centre
of the carpal architecture which will both allow for maximum opening
of the palm and for aberrations of carpal algnment in the central
weak zone: in yellow.