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Document type:
Zeitschriftenaufsatz 
Author(s):
Betsch, Marcel; Wild, Michael; Jungbluth, Pascal; Thelen, Simon; Hakimi, Mohssen; Windolf, Joachim; Horstmann, Thomas; Rapp, Walter 
Title:
The rasterstereographic-dynamic analysis of posture in adolescents using a modified Matthiass test 
Abstract:
The Matthiass posture test is a clinical test to detect posture changes in children and adolescents. Aim of this study was to objectify this test using a dynamic rasterstereographic measuring device. We examined 31 healthy athletes during a modified Matthiass test with a dynamic rasterstereographic measuring system. Hereby the trunk inclination, kyphosis and lordosis angle were measured. The trunk inclination decreased by about 50{%} of the basic value just by raising the arms. Additional weight...    »
 
Journal title:
European spine journal : official publication of the European Spine Society, the European Spinal Deformity Society, and the European Section of the Cervical Spine Research Society 
Year:
2010 
Journal volume:
19 
Journal issue:
10 
Pages contribution:
1735--1739