E.1. Thoracic Rotation SNAG

MOBILISATION
Cranial glide in the plane of the relevant apophyseal joint through the spinous or one transverse process

MOVEMENT
Thoracic rotation

INDICATIONS
Pain with, or restriction of, thoracic rotation

NOTES

  • Ensure glide is cranially directed
  • Take portion of body weight with arm across anterior chest. This hand is above the mobilising hand
  • Stabilize pelvis by straddle seating of client on plinth