Methods: A randomized clinical trial was done to compare pain and disability modification of cervical radiculopathy
patients by using cervical traction in sitting and supine positions.
is not usually associated with myelopathy.
He had no problems with normal breathing, speaking, or swallowing food and he denied any symptoms suggestive of cervical radiculopathy
The patient had a history of cervical radiculopathy
and was morbidly obese at the time of the visit.
The research effort led by principal investigator Michael Janssen, DO, Spine Education Research Institute showed that i-FACTOR bone graft demonstrated safety and efficacy while meeting all four US Food and Drug Administration mandated non-inferiority success criteria when compared to local autograft in single-level ACDF for cervical radiculopathy
A cervical spine MRI obtained for cervical radiculopathy
symptoms partially included the mass, which was heterogeneous, hyperintense to muscle on both T1 andT2weightedsequences with afew internal flowvoids, and showed moderate loss of signal with fat saturation (Figure 3).
To the Editor: Cervical radiculopathy
(CR) is a common problem with an episodic course that affects a large proportion of the population.
, entrapment neuropathy, and thoracic outlet sindrome: how to differentiate?
There are 2 key findings that should be highlighted from this study: (a) implementation of preventive surgical decompression into routine clinical practice should be avoided until better-designed studies provide enough evidence for it to take precedence over a conservative approach; and (b) the presence of cervical radiculopathy
, abnormal electrophysiological findings, and T2 WI require close follow-up.
When neck pain is accompanied with radiating arm pain in addition to motor, sensory, or reflex changes resulting from nerve root compression or irritation, it is defined as cervical radiculopathy
Diagnosis and Treatment of Cervical Radiculopathy
from Degenerative Disorders.
Active myofascial trigger points might be more frequent in patients with cervical radiculopathy