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PDF- Bio Mechanics of Pelvis and Low Back Pain

PDF- Bio Mechanics of Pelvis and Low Back Pain

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introduction to pelvic and hip biomechanics
introduction to pelvic and hip biomechanics

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Published by: speedysherpa on Dec 08, 2009
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Phil AustinPhil Austin
Biomechanics of Hip and Pelvis
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Phil AustinPhil Austin
Introduction to Hip JointIntroduction to Hip Joint
Articulation of the acetabulum of the pelvis andArticulation of the acetabulum of the pelvis andthe head of femur the head of femur 
The 2 segments form a ball and socket joint withThe 2 segments form a ball and socket joint with33
°°
of freedomof freedom
Flex / extFlex / ext
Abd / AddAbd / Add
Med / Lat rotationMed / Lat rotation
 
Phil AustinPhil Austin
Primary FunctionPrimary Function
To Support weight of head, arms and trunkTo Support weight of head, arms and trunk(HAT) During static erect posture and(HAT) During static erect posture anddynamic postures (e.g. running).dynamic postures (e.g. running).
Primarily structured to serve its weightPrimarily structured to serve its weightbearing function (supportsbearing function (supportsbody weight)body weight)
Levangie PK, Norkin CC. Joint Structure and Function, a CompreheLevangie PK, Norkin CC. Joint Structure and Function, a Comprehensive Analysis. 3nsive Analysis. 3
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