First rib palpation using anatomical landmarks

How to determine an accurate relationship between anatomical landmarks to palpate the first rib

Accurate surface palpation is essential in practice both diagnostically and therapeutically and depends on effective localization using anatomical references. The first rib comprises the floor of the thoracic outlet costoclavicular space and serves as the attachment point for several key muscles implicated in thoracic outlet syndrome and cervicothoracic dysfunction. 

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