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Flashcards in Thoracic Spine Biomechanics Deck (20):
0

if we rotate one way we side bend blank

other way

1

thoracic is more blank than lumbar but blank than cervical

mobile, less

2

thoracic is same arthro/osteokinematics as blank

lumbar, cervical

3

name a rotated vertebrae by looking at blank not blank

anterior body, transverse process

4

rule of threes t1 t3

tp is level with sp

5

rule of threes t4-6

sp are half level inferior to tp

6

rule of threes t7-9

sp 1 level inf to their tp

7

t10 rule of threes

sp is a segment inferior to tp

8

rule of three t11

sp is half segment below tp

9

t12 rule of three

sp is level with tp

10

check rein to flexion of thoracic

PLL, suprapinous, infraspinous, ligamenta flava, anterior vertebral body,

11

annulus fibrosis resists blank load

tension

12

check rein to extension

ALL

13

check rein to sidebending

ribs, intercostal muscles contralateral

14

check rein to rotation

bilateral intertransverse tension, iv disc shear (friction), iv disc tension loaded

15

scoliosis is named according to direction of blank and blank

convexity, region

16

type 1 is the same as blank

fryettes law 1

17

scoliosis type 1 dysfunction presents with a blank as well

rib hump

18

moderate kyphosis has blank of cervical spine

flexion

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severe kyphosis of thoracic spine has blank of cervical spine

extension (to keep head up)