Archive for April, 2008

The Indirect Method for Determining Leg Length Inequality

Wednesday, April 9th, 2008

Patient should be in an open backed gown and lower clothing loosened in order to view the spine, sacral dimples, iliac crests, shoulder level, and head tilt.
Have the patient stand with their back to you, and their bare feet 8 inches apart.
Place hands on top of iliac crests to help visualize unleveling. Determine if there is any […]