The Pelvic Floor

  • Valerie L. BobbEmail author
  • Lorien Hathaway
  • Cyndi Hill


The pelvic floor is often forgotten when evaluating and treating hip dysfunction. This chapter sets out to describe the pelvic floor’s anatomy, function, treatment, and role in posterior hip dysfunction.


Pelvic floor Neuromuscular reeducation Levator ani Pelvic floor rehabilitation Pelvic floor assessment 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Women’s and Men’s Health Pelvic Therapy, University of Washington Medical CenterSeattleUSA
  2. 2.Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation (A Division of Select Medical), Outpatient Services – Plano AlliancePlanoUSA
  3. 3.Kinetic Physical TherapyChester SpringsUSA

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