Schober Test

In this article we will discuss about Schober Test. So let’s get started.

Schober Test

The aim of Schober Test is to assess Lumbar ROM during Flexion.


Patient Standing with the back facing the examiner. The examiner locates the Lumbosacral Junction and marks it with a line and marks another line 10cm above it. The Difference between the measurements of erect and flexed position indicates the outcome of the lumbar flexion.

Video explanation given below


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