osteopathic manipulation

osteopathic manipulation

Osteopathy
A general term for “classic” osteopathic manipulation in which the ten fingers are used, operating on the principle of a lever—i.e., pressure on one part connected through a joint is intended to overcome the resistance from the opposite part.
References in periodicals archive ?
Kurt Heinking, osteopathic medicine doctor at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove and osteopathic manipulation chairman at Midwestern University.
Subsequently, the PROMOTE (Pregnancy Research on Osteopathic Manipulation Optimizing Treatment Effects) study involving 400 patients demonstrated that a standard OMT protocol was effective for decreasing pain and function deterioration compared with usual obstetric care.
His professional interests include drug addiction treatment/rehabilitation and osteopathic manipulation.
The researchers also found that massage therapy, spinal manipulation and osteopathic manipulation can provide some relief for patients suffering from back pain.
Complementary approaches include using natural products--such as fish oil, probiotics or prebiotics and melatonin--and mind and body approaches, such as yoga, chiropractic or osteopathic manipulation, meditation and massage therapy.
In addition, almost as many Americans practice meditation or receive chiropractic or osteopathic manipulation.
In fact, the use of non-vitamin, non-mineral dietary supplements was more than twice that of all other complementary health approaches, including chiropractic or osteopathic manipulation, yoga, massage, meditation and special diets.
As a family medicine training site, Barre Family Health Center offers a range of ways to treat pain, including osteopathic manipulation, physical therapy, exercise, nutrition and alternative medical therapies.
The purpose of this article is to discuss two common clinical scenarios where pregnant female patients may find relief with osteopathic manipulation.
This may include massage, joint mobilization, osteopathic manipulation, trigger point dry needling, strain counter strain, muscle energy technique and craniosacral therapy.
Results: Chiropractic or osteopathic manipulation (8.
Manipulative and body-based practices: chiropractic services, osteopathic manipulation, and massage

Full browser ?