ICPA

Results 1 - 20 of 32
  • Scoliosis and Subluxation

    Is there a correlation between scoliosis and subluxation?Every year since he was 6 years old John would go to visit family in Indiana on his summer vacation. He would work on his uncle's farm for two months, and then return home. The year when he was...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/scoliosis-and-subluxation.html

  • Popular Scoliosis Test Inadequate

    The Adam's forward-bending test, a popular evaluation technique used for school scoliosis screenings, "cannot be considered a safe diagnostic criterion for the early detection of scoliosis," say researchers in the journal Spine. According to the...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/popular-scoliosis-test-inadequate.html

  • In-School Scoliosis Screening Not Effective

    How effective are school-based screening programs for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis? To answer this question, researchers sifted through data on 2,242 subjects who had attended kindergarten or first grade in Rochester, Minnesota between 1979...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/in-school-scoliosis-screening-not-effective.html

  • Children and Scoliosis

    A recent study using sophisticated measuring devices and advanced computer analysis found a significant difference in gait between normal subjects and those with scoliosis.6 This was most noticeable in the medial-lateral component of gait,...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/children-and-scoliosis.html

  • Vertebral Canal Length Usually Shorter in Scoliosis

    Idiopathic scoliosis involves a rotation of vertebral bodies toward the convexity of the curve. But how does this rotation affect the size and shape of the vertebral canal? To answer this question, researchers in Scotland measured the axial ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/vertebral-canal-length-usually-shorter-in-scoliosis.html

  • Improvement in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis in a Patient Undergoing Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care: A Case Report

    According to a recent case study reported in the Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health , a fifteen year old female suffering from Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis benefited from a reduction in the Cobb angle of her scoliosis by a number of...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/improvement-in-adolescent-idiopathic-scoliosis-in-a-patient-undergoing-upper-cervical-chiropractic-care-a-case-report.html

  • Chiropractic and Scoliosis

    Children with mild scoliosis treated with chiropractic adjustments have shown a reduction in their spinal curvature, according to the findings of a three-year, $143,000 study funded by the Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research. ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/chiropractic-and-scoliosis.html

  • Links - More about Scoliosis

    Children and Scoliosis Dynamic Chiropractic Archives - February 12, 2001

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/links-more-about-scoliosis.html

  • Scoliosis

    A paper in the European Spine Journal evaluated school children. During the course of the five year study, scientists followed 839 children with idiopathic scoliosis (measuring at least 10 degrees). The researchers outlines...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/scoliosis.html

  • Correction of Juvenile Idiopathic Scoliosis after Primary Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care: A Case Study

    From the abstract:   A nine-year-old male presented in our office with a chief complaint of juvenile idiopathic scoliosis and intermittent back pain. The patient had fractured his clavicle one month before his...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/correction-of-juvenile-idiopathic-scoliosis-after-primary-upper-cervical-chiropractic-care-a-case-study.html

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis and the Presence of Spinal Cord Abnormalities. Preoperative MRI Analysis

    Forty-five patients diagnosed with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis were given MRIs and two had abnormal findings. This is much higher than found in the general population. Comment (tk):   Serious spinal abnormalities...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/adolescent-idiopathic-scoliosis-and-the-presence-of-spinal-cord-abnormalities-preoperative-mri-analysis.html

  • Proprioceptive Function in Children with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

    Disturbances of postural equilibrium have been found in idiopathic scoliosis, and it has been suggested by several researchers that this is a result of brain stem disturbances. It has been shown...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/proprioceptive-function-in-children-with-adolescent-idiopathic-scoliosis.html

  • Study on Chiropractic Care for Adolescent Scoliosis is Encouraging

    Children with mild scoliosis treated with chiropractic adjustments have shown a reduction in their spinal curvature, according to the findings of a three-year, $143,000 study funded by the Foundation for...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/study-on-chiropractic-care-for-adolescent-scoliosis-is-encouraging.html

  • Scoliosis: Biomechanics and Rationale for Manipulative Treatment

    Scoliosis is a biomechanical problem deserving a biomechanical treatment, and should be advanced by biomechanical specialists (i.e. chiropractic).  Danbert, RJ.   J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 1989 (Feb);...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/scoliosis-biomechanics-and-rationale-for-manipulative-treatment.html

  • Beyond School Scoliosis Screenings

    Making decisions regarding the health and well-being of their families is an awesome responsibility for parents. With the magnitude of information available, making these critical decisions might seem confusing or even overwhelming. This may be...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/beyond-school-scoliosis-screenings.html

  • Scoliosis Treatment Using a Combination of Manipulative and Rehabilitative Therapy: A Retrospective Case Series

    Conclusions: The combined use of spinal manipulation and postural therapy appeared to significantly reduce the severity of the Cobb angle in all 19 subjects. These results warrant further testing of this protocol. ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/scoliosis-treatment-using-a-combination-of-manipulative-and-rehabilitative-therapy-a-retrospective-case-series.html

  • Not Vocalizing Well. Absence of T-cells, Immune Dysfunction, has Colds all the Time

    Male child - age 5 - Prior diagnosis:   malformation of cervical spine, severe scoliosis, occiput position severely anterior to cervical spine. Not vocalizing well. Absence of T-cells, immune dysfunction,...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/not-vocalizing-well-absence-of-t-cells-immune-dysfunction-has-colds-all-the-time.html

  • Absence of T-Cells, Immune Dysfunction, has Colds all the Time

    Male child - Age 5 from a central American country. Prior diagnosis: malformation of cervical spine, severe scoliosis, occiput position severely anterior to cervical spine. Not vocalizing well. Absence of...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/absence-of-t-cells-immune-dysfunction-has-colds-all-the-time.html

  • Case Study International Chiropractic Pediatric Association Newsletter

    Male child - Age 5 from a central American country. Prior diagnosis: malformation of cervical spine, severe scoliosis, occiput position severely anterior to cervical spine. Not vocalizing well. Absence of...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/case-study-international-chiropractic-pediatric-association-newsletter.html

  • 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...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/blocked-atlantal-nerve-syndrome-in-infants-and-small-children.html

Results 1 - 20 of 32