|If Hip Horizontal Extension is tested with the client seated, support the weight of the leg sufficiently.|
This way the client does not have to engage their hip flexors, hip abductors or adductors for that purpose Continue reading TIP 165 – ROM Hip Horizontal Extension Support
When observing the spine in flexion make sure you have a look from back, side and top! Continue reading TIP 145 – ROM Spine Flexion Observation
With the forearm in supination the client might on abduction of the right wrist rotate the arm laterally or might compensate with right rotation of the spine. Continue reading TIP 137 ROM Wrist Abduction – Avoid Shoulder Rotation
In a closed chain, that is with the feet planted firmly on the ground, the hip joint will go into extension when the spine is extending Continue reading TIP 142 ROM Spine Extension Iliopsoas
In spinal rotation the head is likely to rotate to the same side as the spine Continue reading TIP 112 ROM Spine Rotation Avoid Neck Rotation
Work your clients in different positions, reposition more often.
Remember they come to get results, not to lie for 30 minutes prone and 30 minutes supine.
Put them into a position where you can best access the treatment area.