2) The Link to Posture
Patients will show poor cervicalthoracic postural habits when asked to mimic the aggravating postures which create their pain. Sitting for example has been shown in those with MNP to produce an increased cervical lordosis. This lordosis occurs due to compensating for a progressive thoracic kyposis over time from prolonged sitting.
Patients will report lessening of symptoms with postural correction strategies.
3) The Link to the Scapula