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  • Kyphosis
  • I am currently consulting with a much more complicated case of Chiari, anomolous dural sinus driange system, bilateral faulty IJ valves, hemangioma of the fifth thoracic vertebra, tethered cord, kyphosis, scoliosis etc. (thisisms.com)
  • manipulation
  • The main chiropractic treatment technique involves manual therapy, especially spinal manipulation therapy (SMT), manipulations of other joints and soft tissues. (chiropractorsconcord.com)
  • Spinal manipulation is associated with frequent, mild and temporary adverse effects, including new or worsening pain or stiffness in the affected region. (chiropractorsconcord.com)
  • Reports of serious adverse events have occurred, resulting from spinal manipulation therapy of the lumbopelvic region. (chiropractorsconcord.com)
  • No single profession "owns" spinal manipulation and there is little consensus as to which profession should administer SM, raising concerns by chiropractors that other medical physicians could "steal" SM procedures from chiropractors. (chiropractorsconcord.com)
  • Spinal manipulation, which chiropractors call "spinal adjustment" or "chiropractic adjustment", is the most common treatment used in chiropractic care. (chiropractorsconcord.com)
  • Spinal manipulation is a passive manual maneuver during which a three-joint complex is taken past the normal range of movement, but not so far as to dislocate or damage the joint. (chiropractorsconcord.com)
  • High-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulation (HVLA-SM) thrusts have physiological effects that signal neural discharge from paraspinal muscle tissues, depending on duration and amplitude of the thrust are factors of the degree in paraspinal muscle spindles activation. (chiropractorsconcord.com)
  • To be completely honest, I was still a little nervous before my chiropractor performed the spinal manipulation. (chiropractorsconcord.com)
  • Common patient management involves spinal manipulation (SM) and other manual therapies to the joints and soft tissues, rehabilitative exercises, health promotion, electrical modalities, complementary procedures, and lifestyle advice. (chiropractorsconcord.com)
  • FINDINGS
  • Younger patients and all patients in whom conventional radiology findings are negative should be evaluated using either spinal CT scanning with multiplanar reformatted images or spinal MRI. (medscape.com)