Posts Tagged ‘femoral anterior glide’
Filed under: corrective exercise, injuries, Running
Should we reconsider hip flexor stretching?
by Carson Boddicker on Apr 20th, 2010
Runners are subject to a number of dysfunctional movement patterns at the hip and few are probably more frequent than an inability to control the femoral head within the acetabulum. Often in runners, this poor control results in an anterior translation of the femoral head limited only by the soft-tissue structures of the anterior hip capsule (Sahrmann's anterior femoral glide syndrome) presumably as a result of relative stiffness issues and poo...