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Unformatted text preview: doctor broader stance Doctor steps up to patient 2 types Use either 3-finger pull or reach under 3/28/2011 2 General Technique Rules Patient positioning IMPORTANT Choose the right segment Isolating the segment Maintain as much normal integrity of the spine before thrusting MINIMIZE ROTATION Patient Positioning Side-lying Hip on hip Inferior hip slightly anterior Ear-shoulder-hip-ankle Maintain normal curvatures Inferior shoulder slightly anterior and inferior, superior elbow behind midline Action Steps Push Position patient Bestride flexed femur Contact SCP Traction shoulder Roll, catch & match Thrust Action Steps--Pull Position patient Bestride flexed femur Contact SCP Traction shoulder, maintain femur flexion Step up Thrust...
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This note was uploaded on 01/05/2012 for the course TECHNIQUE 72612 taught by Professor Mansholt during the Fall '11 term at Palmer Chiropractic.
- Fall '11