Article Multi-joint Muscle Action on the Pelvis: Impact on Seating and Positioning, Authors Tamara Kittelson-Aldred, MS, OTR/L, ATP/SMS and T. Sammie Wakefield, OTR (ATP retired)

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Date: March 31, 2020
Credits: .1 CEU
Author: Tamara Kittelson-Aldred, MS, OTR/L, ATP/SMS and T. Sammie Wakefield, OTR (ATP retired)
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Learning Outcomes:
1. The participant will be able to identify three multi-joint muscle groups affecting pelvic posture and their unique actions.
2. The participant will be able to describe the differences between seating strategies for accommodating tight hamstrings vs hip flexors.
3. The participant will be able to explain the rationale for using postural support outside the wheelchair, in lying, as a corrective strategy for multi-joint muscle group limitations.