Flashcards in Postural Assessment/ Structural Analysis in Pregnancy Deck (11)
Name the 5 muscles most affected by supporting the weight of the breasts?
Unilateral pain in the body is a sign of what?
What's the greatest self care technique we can provide for postural help?
with focus on
LATERAL/ POSTERIOR RIBCAGE EXPANSION
List the 6 muscle groups most affected by supporting the weight of the abdomen three dimensionally?
LATERAL HIP ROTATORS
A short psoas creates what?
ANTERIOR PELVIC TILT
What can optimal pelvic alignment achieve with regard to the inguinal ligament?
OPENS ANTERIOR TORSO SO FLUID CAN FLOW PAST INGUINAL LIGAMENT
(relieves and prevents edema)
Ensure good alignment is cultivated in the ____________ __________.
(as ligaments begin to tighten again)
Can the psoas maintain proper pelvic alignment during pregnancy?
because of anterior pelvic tilt and lumbar lordosis
What initiates gait in pregnancy instead of the psoas?
With the psoas in pregnancy, coxafemoral joints ____________ rotate.