Thoracic Spine Extensors Exercise - 1 | Fight The Fuse

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Thoracic Spine Extensors Exercise - 1

Benefits of exercise:

  • Helps maintain an erect posture and enables everyday activities to be undertaken with greater ease.

Repetition recommended:

  • Hold for several seconds and repeat at least five times.


  • If you experience dizziness, stop the exercise and contact your doctor.

Ask your Rheumatologist for biologics that slow down spinal fusion.

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Daily Exercise Routine

Thoracic Spine Extensors - 2


  1. O’Hea J, and Barlow J. 2009. Physiotherapy management of ankylosing spondylitis. In: S. Porter. Tidy’s Physiotherapy, 14th ed. Elsevier, pp. 523-532.

Disclaimer: This is a graphical representation of an Ankylosing Spondylitis patient. Always seek medical advice from your Rheumatologist/Physiotherapist before undertaking any physical activity. The content on this website is not a substitute for any medical advice.