Gillet’s (SI Motion Palpation) Test

Positive Sign:
If Sacroiliac Joint (on the side that’s having the hip flexed) moves minimally, or superiorly.

Indication:
Integrity of the Sacroiliac Joint, Hypomobility

 

Description (Standing):

  • Patient is standing; therapist palpates the Posterior Superior Iliac Spine with one thumb, and places the opposite thumb parallel with the first thumb on the Sacrum.
  • Patient then stands on one leg while pulling knee towards the chest.