Flashcards in Pelvis IV Deck (35):
For forward torsions, the first name of the dysfuction is what?
For forward torsions, the last name of the dysfuction is what?
The oblique axis of rotation
For forward torsions, the first and last names are always (the same / opposites)?
For backward torsions, the first and last names are always (the same / opposites)?
What is the last name of flexions/extensions?
Flexion or extensions
What is the first step in diagnosing a sacral SD?
get a hx
True or false: headaches may be indicative of sacral SDs
What are the two landmarks used to diagnose a sacral dysfunction?
If the deep sulcus and the inf/post ILA are on opposite sides, what is the SD?
If the deep sulcus and the inf/post ILA are on the same side, what is the SD?
What is the third step in diagnosing a sacral SD?
If the ILAs become more symmetric during the sphinx test, is the test positive or negative?
If the ILAs become less symmetric during the sphinx test, is the test positive or negative?
A positive sphinx test indicates that the sacrum is (forward or backward)?
A negative sphinx test indicates that the sacrum is (forward or backward)?
If there is a forward torsion, are the names the same or opposite?
Same (L on L or R on R)
If there is a backward torsion, are the names the same or opposite?
Opposite (R on L or L on R)
In sacral flexion, does the base move anteriorly or posteriorly?
In sacral extension, does the base move anteriorly or posteriorly?
How is the rotation of the sacrum names?
For the side the anterior base faces
The superior scaral axis is at what vertebral level? What is its significance?
S2, moves with respiration
The middle sacral axis is at what vertebral level? What is its significance?
S2, moves with flexion/extension
The inferior sacral axis is where? What is its significance?
Level of inferior articular surface of the ilia
Where the ilia moves on the sacrum
Finish the sentence: as the lumbar spine flexes, the sacrum ...
Finish the sentence: as the lumbar spine extends, the sacrum ...
The oblique axes of the sacrum are named for the (inferior/superior) point of origin?
The first name of a torsion is named for what? The second?
First = the name of the rotation of the sacral base
Second = the axis that it rotates on
True or false: torsions of the sacrum occur during ambulation
In a normal relationship between the lumbar spine and the sacrum, a rotation of L5 will produce the (same/opposite) movement in the sacrum?
What is a maladaprted or non-sompensated sacral SD?
When the L5 does no rotate to the opposite side of the sacrum
True or false: sacral dysfunctions can present as upper back pain
What two things should you ensure that the legs are/are not doing when performing a seated flexion test?
Feet on the floor
The ILAs tend to move in what directions?
What are the treatments for forward sacral torsions?
Lateral sims techniques