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Mel Siff
10-26-1998, 09:17 AM
Recently, I wrote:

> If such precise calipers, goniometers etc are used to identify and measure
deviations of posture or alignment, it would be interesting to ask which norms
and tolerances need to be adhered to and to what extent individual structural
idiosyncracies are accepted. For instance, is sagittal linearity of the spine
a sine qua non of healthy human function.

**Quick correction to a typing error - this should have read frontal plane
linearity - obviously there are the three (cervical, thoracic and lumbar)
normal non-linear curvatures in the sagittal plane!

Dr Mel C Siff
Littleton, Colorado, USA
mcsiff@aol.com

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