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Table 1 Outline of the WOMED clinical examination protocol

From: A musculoskeletal model of low grade connective tissue inflammation in patients with thyroid associated ophthalmopathy (TAO): the WOMED concept of lateral tension and its general implications in disease

Position Parameter Characteristics
Sitting or standing Eyes in orbit Symmetry, angular displacement
  Orbit on head Symmetry, angular displacement
  Head on neck Rotation, tilting
  Neck on trunk Rotation, tilting, tender points
Standing Hip Medio lateral height symmetry
Unloaded supine position Leg axis Symmetrical position, axial rotation
  Feet on shank Extension, inversion
Functional propioceptive Foot inversion Changes in the test muscle
test Foot rotation Moving toes phenomenon