Posts Tagged ‘psoas and hip rotation’
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The Psoas, Joint Capsule, and Hip Rotation
by Carson Boddicker on Dec 8th, 2010
The psoas is a complicated muscle that has a number of critical roles in movement. I covered its anatomy, speculated and critiqued research concerning its function, and discussed assessment and training techniques in my "Secrets of the Psoas" presentation that is free to all newsletter subscribers. Mechancially, the debate as to the psoas's ability to rotate the femur is fierce, with some suggesting that it is an external rotator, others an ...