The Long & Short of Leg Length Discrepancy

  What is a Leg Length Discrepancy ? Leg length discrepancy is defined as a condition in which the lower extremities are noticeably unequal in length. They can be classified as either: Structural – Resulting from bony structure unequal in length. Functional – Asymmetry of the lower extremities causes by mal-position or muscle length/shortening. What Causes Leg Length … Continued

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Frozen Shoulder

Adhesive Capsulitis/Frozen Shoulder As a physiotherapist living in Winnipeg, I come across a lot of “frozen situations” throughout the winter. One of them being frozen shoulder, also known as adhesive capsulitis. Frozen shoulder is associated with synovial inflammation and a capsular contracture/restriction of the shoulder joint. What are the main causes? The five main causes of … Continued

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