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Any number of measures have been used to characterize differences in pelvic morphology, including pubic arch angle, diameter of the pelvic inlet, pelvic depth (i.e., anterior-posterior distance between the pubic tubercles and posterior superior iliac spines [PSISs]), and distance between the anterior superior iliac spine (ASIS) (Figure 1) [11-13].
Interexaminer reliability and accuracy of posterior superior iliac spine and iliac crest palpation for spinal level estimations.
From the drawn line connecting right anterior superior iliac spine and right posterior superior iliac spine, the angular variations of this line were analyzed in relation to a second line drawn in parallel to the ground, assuming two categories: 1.
The patient was placed in a prone position and the following landmarks were marked: posterior superior iliac spine (A), ischial tuberosity (B), greater trochanter (C).
Intradermal water injections involve injecting 0.05-0.1 mL of sterile water into four locations on the lower back two over each posterior superior iliac spine, and two located 3 cm below and 1 cm medial to the posterior superior iliac spine.
The TTM group received treatment to specific massage points located along two lines on either side of the spine--beginning at 2cm above the posterior superior iliac spine (PSIS) and ending at C7.
A small opening in the fascia was made just lateral to the posterior superior iliac spine. A small trephine (1cm inner diameter) was used to extract a cylinder of cancellous bone, about 3 cm in length, with care not to violate the inner or outer cortex.
Comparing the anatomical consistency of the posterior superior iliac spine to the iliac crest as reference landmarks for the lumbopelvic spine: a retrospective radiological study.
Reduction was performed using a pelvic reduction forceps placed on the spinous process and lateral ilium, and Schanz pins placed in the posterior superior iliac spines (Figures 3(a) and 3(b)).
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