ROM is an abbreviation of 'range of motion'.

range of motion

Normal ROM.

plastic goniometer for measuring range of motion

Plastic goniometer for measuring ROM.


Normal range of motion

Normal ROM is usually minus 5 to 143 degrees in women and minus 6 to 140 degrees in men.

Range of motion

Range-of-motion is a key concept in knee rehabilitation. This paper discusses how it is measured.

The knee - range of motion

Part 2 of a course by Dr Frank Noyes on Arthrofibrosis