What is the definition of Movement Impairment?

The absence of ideal posture/motion as a result of maladaptation by one or multiple tissues within the human movement system.
  • “Postural Dysfunction” and “Movement Impairment” are synonyms.

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  • movement dysfunction
  • dysfunctional movement
  • postural dysfunction
  • posture dysfunction
  • movement impairment
  • postural impairment

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