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Flashcards in MMT Positions - Spine Deck (12):
1

Trunk Extension Muscles

Erector Spinae

2

Lumbar Extension Against Gravity

Prone with hands behind head
Raise chest off table as far as possible, stabilizing LE

3

Thoracic Extension Against Gravity

Prone with upper chest off table, hands behind head
Start in flexed position, raise chest/head up, stabilizing LE

4

Lumbar and Thoracic Extension Against Gravity

Prone with arms at side
Start in flexed position, raise chest head up, stabilizing LE

5

Lumbar and Thoracic Extension Gravity Eliminated

Prone with hands at side
Raise chest up

6

Quadratus Lumborum Against Gravity

Lay in supine
Hike hip up
Pull distally
Patient hold onto sides of table

7

Quadratus Lumborum Gravity Eliminated

Supine
Support under legs, hip hike

8

Trunk Flexion Muscles

Rectus Abdominus
Internal and External Obliques

9

Trunk Flexion Against Gravity

Supine with hands behind head
Inferior angle of scapula clears table

10

Trunk Flexion Gravity Eliminated

Supine with arms at side
Knees bent and feet on table

11

Trunk Rotation Muscles

External and Internal Oblique
Turn left - left external and right internal
Turn right - right external and left internal

12

Trunk Rotation Position

Supine with legs out straight with arms behind head