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31

VCF is suspected if prospective height loss of

greater than 2 cm

32

wall occipital test for

cervicothoracic

33

rib pelvic distance test for

lumbar deformities

34

reedco posture for

head shoulder and spine posture

35

special tests for OP

arm curl
grip
schooners
back scratch

36

aerobic capacity test for OP

shuttle walk and two min step test

37

balance test for OP

SL
tinetti
berg

38

PT treatment for OP

WB
posture training
balance
high impact exercise (jump)

39

how long to see results for OP exercise

9 months

40

you don't want to overload the

anterior vertebral body to risk VCF

41

how do you squat etc. for OP

hinge from hip

42

how much posture training do OP need

5-10 min daily

43

are all VCF symptomatic

no 50%

44

what to target for VCF

back extensor strength

45

contras for VCF

no manual therapy for 3 month
flexion , rotation, side bending
high compression forces
surgeon orders

46

vitamins or calcium from food better

food