Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy For Sacroiliac Joint Pain, Part 1 - Prevalence

This is Part 1 of a series of blogs on the evidence-based examination and treatment of sacroiliac joint dysfunction. How common is sacroiliac joint pain? Does sacroiliac joint dysfunction really even exist? Well, opinions vary. Some practitioners always look for and frequently treat sacroiliac joint dysfunction in patients with low back pain, others don’t believe in it at all, and the majority fall somewhere in between. But, what does the research show? Do we have evidence that sacroiliac joint dysfunction even exists? Well, kind of. According to Sembrano et al [1] "the SI joint is a pain-sensitive structure richly innervated by a combination of unmyelinated free nerve endings and the p

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