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Flashcards in Dysfunctional Sagittal Posture Deck (11):
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Kypholordotic

Head forward, increase C-spine lordosis, T-spine kyphosis, abducted scapula, L-spine lordosis, pelvic tilt anterior, hip joint flexion, plantar flexion, and bulging abdomen

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Swayback

Head forward, C-spine lordosis increased, T-spine kyphosis, reduced L-spin lordosis, posterior pelvic tilt, hyper extended knee and hip

3

Flat back

Head forward, increased lordosis of C-spine, T-spine kyphosis superiorly, flattened lower T-spine and L-spine, extend knee and hip

4

Military bearing

Chest out stomach in position

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Anterior-postural deviation

Body leans forward, deviation from anterior plumb line. Weight supported by metatarsal

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Posterior postural deviation

Balance maintained by pelvic thrust anterior. Increased lordosis of mid T-spine inferiorly

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Rotary posture

Rotation of thorax primarily in direction of scoliosis convex its

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Lumbar lordosis

Multiple variations. Pelvic, hip, knee angle changes along with muscle hyper-/hypotonicities creates more variations

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Kyphosis

Exaggerated ant-post curve of the T-spine with concavity expressed anteriorly

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Kyophotic

Normal posterior convexity of T-spine from lateral viewing

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Lordosis

Refers to abnormal increase of posterior concavity of the cervical and/or lumbar vertebrae