Effects of thoracic kyphosis and forward head posture on cervical range of motion
in older adults.
Effect of muscles energy technique on cervical ROM is supported by the study of Ronald Schenk and his colleagues on patients who had limitation in cervical range of motion
and conclude it as an effective treatment to increase Cervical ROM.12 This study will help people to gain cervical ROM and pain relief by giving MET.
Reproducibility of the cervical range of motion
(CROM) device for individuals with sub-acute whiplash associated disorders.
Cervical range of motion
measurements showed reduced range of motion of the neck compared to within normal limits measurements (Table 1); however, all subjects had a range of motion that included a neutral flexion/ extension angle.
As symptoms improve, gentle exercises can gradually be instituted, emphasizing isometric strengthening and cervical range of motion
, followed by sport specific exercises and drills.
These patients returned for examination to assess cervical range of motion
, neurologic status and clinical function.
The patient's clinical status improved, with resolution of pain and a return of full cervical range of motion
by time of discharge.
It's important to check cervical range of motion
, too, and to obtain a cervical x-ray if it's limited.
81.3 [+ or -] 13.9 kg, respectively), (2) nasal speech, short neck, low posterior hairline, severe limitation of all cervical range of motion
, mild face asymmetry, rhinoscoliosis, high nasal bridge, inclined septi nasi, thin upper lip (Figure 1a, b), thoracic kyphoscoliosis, and lumbar scoliosis (Figure 1c, d).
We measured the effect of schoolbag on the cervical spine posture in static stance and after walking using the cervical range of motion
(CROM Deluxe, Performance Attainment Associates, Roseville, Minnesota, USA).
Relationships between cervical range of motion
, self-rated disability and fear of movement beliefs in chronic neck pain patients.
A cross-sectional study of the prevalence of neck pain, decreased cervical range of motion
and head repositioning accuracy in forwards and backs in rugby union.