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Excerpts — Clinical Guide to Musculoskeletal Palpation

The importance of palpation as a component of examination

Palpation is a psychomotor skill and should be viewed as a component of the examination process.

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Learn the transverse process of C2 to C7

Positions: Patient: supine, with the cervical spine in neutral. Clinician: standing or sitting at the head of the table.

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Case study: Right-sided cervical spine pain

A 45-year-old female presents to your clinic reporting right-sided cervical spine pain that runs down the right arm. She reports that the symptoms began about 2 months ago while she was at work.

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