Manipulative Treatment of Hip Pain in a Ballet Student
A Case Study
Abstract:A 14-year-old female ballet student was referred to physical therapy for examination and treatment of left inguinal region pain. A single session of non-thrust manipulation resulted in an immediate and lasting improvement in symptoms. This case report includes a description of the relevant examination and treatment procedures as well as a discussion of hip instability and the acetabular labrum.
Document Type: Case Report
Affiliations: 1: Penn State Orthopaedics, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, College of Medicine, 1850 East Park Avenue, Suite 112, University Park, Pennsylvania 16803-6705 2: Penn State Orthopaedics, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, College of Medicine, University Park, Pennsylvania
Publication date: June 1, 2004