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1

In SIO, compression ever sacrum ___ hyper mobility

reduces

2

In SIO, what does diagonal support under abdomen do?

reduce lordosis

3

What are2 things that the soft corset LSO does?

increase Intra-abdominal pressure and proprioception

4

What cerebral palsy condition is contraindicated for LSO?

HTN. because you don't want to increase BP

5

What neuromuscular pathology would benefit from LSO?

SCI that has no abdominal musculature. by increasing bp, you prevent blood from pooling

6

What is a problem with thermoplastic LSO?

edge pressure

7

What are hyperextension TLSO's used for? and an example of one?

Posterior protruding lumbar discs or partial directories

jewitt brace

8

What happens with charleston bending brace

patient sleeps with their curve reversed

9

A sternal occipital mandibular immobilizer is used for a

posterior approach

10

What's one of the first things to check in a halo?

check pin site for infection