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Background: Leg length discrepancy (LLD) is a frequent orthopedic problem that presents as either shortening or lengthening of one of the lower limbs. Patients with LLD of 1-2cm often present with back or/and lower extremity pain, pelvic asymmetry, scoliosis, and difficulty in gait pattern. Purpose: The purpose of this case report is to describe the physical management of a patient with LLD and left anterior pelvic tilt who experienced pain in the left hip.
The case report paper for this poster can be found here: http://dune.une.edu/pt_studcrpaper/11/.
Butnarasu, Oana, "Strengthening And Postural Training For A Patient With Leg Length Discrepancy And Anterior Pelvic Tilt: A Case Report" (2014). Case Report Posters. Poster 24.