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1

Subluxation assumes __ dysfunction, which in turn assumes __ dysfunction.

joint
proprioceptive

2

Proprioception is from ___, ___, and ___

muscles
facet joints
discs

3

Muscular proprioception involves ___ and ___

Muscle Spindles
GTOs

4

Joint and Disc proprioception involves ___ receptors

pressure

5

Abnormal proprioception assumes abnormal ___ response

motor

6

Abnormal proprioceptive impulses reach the ___ and ___ and ultimately the ___ very quickly (via fastest ___ fibers --> highly myelinated)

Cerebellum
Thalamus
Cortex
Type 1A

7

Cortical motor responses are from which tracts?

Tecto-spinal
Rubro-spinal
Reticulo-spinal
Vestibulo-spinal

8

Vestibulo-spinal tract excites __ and __ __ postural muscles

pelvic
lower extremity

9

Subluxation also creates ___, exacerbating ___ differences right vs. left in pelvic and leg muscles.

dis-inhibition
tonal

10

5 basic leg check Categories

Cervical Syndrome
X-Derifield Cervical Syndrome
Bilateral Cervical Syndrome
Negative Derifield
Positive Derifield

11

How to perform leg check (according to ppt)

-Apply slight I-S pressure in line with the tibia
-Square off the heels of the shoes
-If no shoes, contact malleoli and use slight I-S traction