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  • Reduction of Congenital Torticollis in a Four Month Old Child with Vertebral Subluxation: A Case Report & Review of Literature

    Objective: To document clinical changes after a course of chiropractic care and physical therapy in a pediatric patient presenting with congenital muscular torticollis (CMT) and vertebral subluxation. Clinical Features: A four month...


  • Resolution of Torticollis, Neck Pain and Vertebral Subluxation in a Pediatric Patient Undergoing Chiropractic Care

    Abstract Objective: To present the chiropractic care of a patient with torticollis and neck pain concomitant with spinal subluxations. Clinical Features: A 10-yr-old male presented with torticollis and complaints of neck pain as a result...


  • Chiropractic Care of the Newborn with Congenital Torticollis

    Congenital torticollis has been estimated to affect approximately two percent of newborn infants. The frank breech birthing position has been reportedly associated with the highest incidence of torticollis,...


  • A Retrospective Analysis of Infants With Postural Torticollis Receiving Chiropractic Care

    Abstract Purpose: A retrospective analysis of infants under chiropractic care for postural torticollis. Methods: Through descriptive statistics, we describe a cohort of infants that consecutively presented to one chiropractic clinic in...


  • Chiropractic Care of the Newborn with Congenital Torticollis

    From the abstract:   Chiropractic management of congenital torticollis using a combination of spinal adjustments, cranial re-alignment and soft tissue therapies can produce rapid resolution in many cases of...


  • Manual Therapy in Children: Proposals for an Etiologic Model - Torticollis Neonatorum

    Torticollis Neonatorum: Asymmetry in newborn infants is a well-known problem, one which is often considered benign and disappears spontaneously if left alone long enough. It may be true that we have to be patient in the first days and...


  • Chiropractic Correction of Congenital Muscular Torticollis

    Objective: To present a case of congenital muscular torticollis and discuss the clinical manifestations and chiropractic treatment. Clinical Features: A 7-month-old male infant with significant head tilt since birth was brought to...


  • Chiropractic Correction of Congenital Muscular Torticollis. (Child also Presented with Repeated Ear Infections)

    A 7-month-old male infant with significant head tilt since birth was brought to a chiropractic physician for evaluation. The infant's history included ear infections, facial asymmetry and regurgitation....


  • Pediatric Traumatic Torticollis: A Case Report

    This is the case of a 4 year old male child who sustained a moderate trauma (falling off a bed landing head first) with left lateral head tilt and right lateral rotation the "cock robin" position that is typical...


  • Adverse Events Associated With Pediatric Spinal Manipulation: A Systematic Review. What Does the Data Really Show?

    Labels: A. Safety

    Abstract Background : In a recent issue of the journal Pediatrics , Vohra and her colleagues 1 published the results of their systematic review of the literature on the adverse events associated with the use of spinal manipulative therapy...


  • Chiropractic Adjustments and Congenital Torticollis with Facial Asymmetry: A Case Study

    A two-month-old black female presented with obstetrical brachial plexus injury (Erb's palsy) who had been under the care of several medical pediatricians without resolution. The condition showed complete...


  • Congenital Muscular Torticollis: A Review, Case Study, and Proposed Protocol for Chiropractic Management

    From the abstract:   A case study of a 7-month-old infant who had been medically diagnosed with the disorder as birth-trauma related. Summary: Six sessions of chiropractic management involving low force...


  • Additional Case Studies

    Pediatric Torticollis with Allergies and Head Injury: A Case Study   By Nancy Molina,DC Acquired Torticollis   By Peter Fysh Congenital Muscular Torticollis   By Warren Hammer, MS, DC, DABCO


  • Cranial and Other Chiropractic Adjustments in the Conservative Treatment of Chronic Trigeminal Neuralgia

    Abstract: This paper describes the successful treatment of an infant with wry neck associated with birth trauma using low force, relatively long-duration cranial adjusting, and soft-tissue techniques to the whole body...


  • Kinematic Imbalances Due to Suboccipital Strain in Newborns and Young Children

    More than 600 babies (to date) have been treated for suboccipital strain. One hundred thirty-five infants who were available for follow-up was reviewed in this case series report. The suboccipital strain's...


  • The Atlas Fixation Syndrome in the Baby and Infant

    Examination of 1,250 infants five days after birth showed over 25% were suffering from vomiting, irritability and sleeplessness. Examination showed that 75% of these infants had cervical (neck) strain....


  • Chiropractic Treatment of Childhood Migraine Headache: A Case Study

    A case of a 10-year-old male with a three-year-history of migraine headaches. During the first month of chiropractic care, it was reported that he only had two prodromal episodes, but no full migraines. ...


  • Chiropractic Care of an Infant with Plagiocephaly

    Objective: The purpose of this case study is to discuss the chiropractic care of a child diagnosed with cranial plagiocephaly due to intrauterine constraint and development delay of unknown etiology. This article ...


  • Blocked Atlantal Nerve Syndrome in Infants and Small Children

    From the abstract:   Three case reports are reviewed to illustrate a syndrome that has so far received far too little attention, which is caused and perpetuated in babies and infants by blocked nerve impulses...


  • Infant's Twisted Neck Resolves After Chiropractic Care

    The present study investigated the effectiveness of chiropractic on a 12-week-old male with congenital muscular torticollis (CMT; twisted neck or wryneck) and plagiocephaly (flattening of one side of the head). CMT is prevalent among 0.3-1.9%...


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