Subclavius- Functional Anatomy


Subclavius mostly assists in the protraction of the shoulder by depressing the clavicle.

Origin -anterior costal cartilage of the first rib

Insertion – medial inferior aspect of the clavicle

Function – depresses the clavicle


Wikipedia entry for subclavius


Tony Preston has a practice in Atlanta, Georgia where he sees clients.

He has written and taught about anatomy, trigger points and cranial therapies since the mid-90s.

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