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Flashcards in Cervicals Deck (13)
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1

Rust's Sign

pt holds their head
ask to change positions and observe

2

Compression

seated
direct compression (IVF) look for radicular pain

3

Jackson's

seated
laterally flex and compress (IVF)

4

Maximal

seated
rotate and extend (IVF)

5

Spurlings

seated
fist strike after maximal position (disc / IVF)

6

Bakody's

seated
hand on head
(+ decrease in pain) -- nerve root

7

Shoulder Depression

seated or supine
lateral flexion stretch (nerve root)

8

Distraction

seated
lift head avoiding face and TMJ
(nerve root - decrease pain) (muscle - increase pain)

9

O'Donoghue's

seated, varies active/passive
active, then passive (active = strain, passive = sprain)

10

Lhermitte's

seated
ACTIVE neck flexion
(cord degeneration, MS - electric sensations)

11

Sternal Compression

supine
cross arms on chest and apply pressure on sternum (rib or thorax lesion)

12

Soto Hall

supine
cross arms on chest w/ passive neck flexion and sternum stabilization

13

Libman's

seated
pressure on mastoid (assessment pt pain threshold)