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Postural Assesment

static posture joint position (not moving)
correct posture minimal stress on joints
postural distortions hinder body movement/function
Common postural distortions hyperkyphosis, hyperlordosis, scoliosis, anterior tilt, posterior tilt, elevations, depression rotation.
Hyperlordosis extreme lower-back curve
Hyperkyphosis humpback
Scoliosis abnormal lateral curvature of spine
Anterior tilt pelvis tilts forward
Posterior tilt pelvis tilts back
Elevations corresponding sides of body being uneven
Created by: Sonhos