What muscles are thought to be responsible for maintaining Type II SD?
Multifidus, rotatores, intertranversarii
(Short segmental muscles of the spine)
What tends to cause Type 1 SD?
Compensation for a single Type II SD
What muscles are involved in Type I SD?
Long restrictor muscles of the back
What TART changes are associated with Type I SD?
Dry, cool skin. Decreased edema. Ropy. FIbrotic.
(Think dry and fibrous)
Where are the lumbar transverse process relative to their spinus processes?
The lower border of the transverse process lines up with the upper border of the spinus process.
(Essentially 1/4 segment up)
What is the correct way to document type I SD?
SIdebent comes first for Type 1
What is the correct way to document type II SD?
For type II, rotated comes first.
Is type II really backwards?
For Real, Son