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spinal adjustment

Chiropractic
A generic term referring to the main type of treatment provided by chiropractors; the most common adjustment techniques used in chiropractic are the high-velocity, low-force recoil thrust and the rotational thrust.

spinal adjustment

Chiropractic The main type of treatment provided by chiropractors; the most common SA used in chiropractic is a high-velocity, low-force recoil thrust and rotational thrust. See Chiropractic, Recoil thrust, Rotational thrust, Spinal misalignment.

spi·nal ad·just·ment

(spī'năl ă-jŭst'mĕnt)
Manual method of specific osseous movement of the vertebrae using controlled force, direction, leverage, amplitude, and velocity; typically performed by a chiropractor.
Synonym(s): adjustment (1) .
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Following a spinal adjustment during his second visit, however, Beverlys eyes rolled back in his head, his right arm and left leg shook and his speech became slurred.
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Also, known as spinal adjustment it can provide long-term or short-term relief.
Next thing I know it's 4:00am, I'm shit-can loaded, and getting a full spinal adjustment on the floor of the La Quinta.
If your child has constant coughs and colds, poor ear function, growing pains or perhaps they're a restless sleeper, a chiropractic spinal adjustment could produce dramatic responses.
What I do is perform a specific spinal adjustment to remove nerve pressure and the body responds by healing itself.
The most common procedure is the spinal adjustment, accomplished through diverse techniques.
For one thing, the differences were statistically significant even after controlling for people who had experienced neck pain before they had a spinal adjustment.
A very small but real risk of injury exists with cervical spinal adjustment.
Chiropractic's unique addition to health care is the spinal adjustment, a specialized procedure to realign the body structure to reduce or eliminate abnormal neural stress.
WRIST splints, arm rests, split keyboards and spinal adjustment won't get you back to work quickly and your RSI will relapse if you don't make long-term changes in technique and work habits that hurt them in the first place.
The power of the spinal adjustment, the consideration that the integrity of the spine has a direct impact on human health and the view that as living organisms we are more than simply the sum of our parts have all been guiding principles.