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Fig. 29 | Scoliosis and Spinal Disorders

Fig. 29

From: Physiotherapy scoliosis-specific exercises – a comprehensive review of seven major schools

Fig. 29

The Schroth “Sail” exercise where the patient stands on a half foam-roll with two poles and performs active stabilization. The red circle represents the concavity (weak side according to Schroth). During active stabilization, the patient is consciously expanding the left rib cage with right directional breathing, opening the collapsed left lung, while maintaining 3D postural correction

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