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Unformatted text preview: Hook of hamate, 1b LI-PSIS P-A, I-S, L-M Up SI Jt/ Elbow Out Fingers 45 o away from doctor PIEX-Pull SCP Down 1b (reach under) LI-PSIS P-A, I-S, L-M Up SI Jt/ Elbow In ASEX-Push SCP Up Hook of hamate, 1b L Ischial Spine P-A, S-I, L-M Up SI Jt/ Elbow Out Fingers 45 o away from doctor ASEX-Pull SCP Down 1b (reach under) L Ischial Spine P-A, S-I, L-M Up SI Jt/ Elbow In Disclaimer: This is a condensed version of Palmers Adjusting Technique Manual to learn the MECHANICS of adjusting the ilium according to Palmer-Gonstead principles. Nuances of setup and push or pull transition MUST BE PRACTICED and individualized, as it is a psychomotor skill. SCPs and CPs are frequently reference landmarks and not exact. These mechanics assume equal subscripts. Elbow In/Out refers to general direction of torque. Torque is speed and direction associated with forearm contracture during the maneuver....
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