sacro-occipital technique


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sacro-occipital technique

A permutation of craniosacral manipulation developed by Major B DeJarnette.
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sacro-occipital technique

Osteopathy A type of craniosacral manipulation. See Cranial osteopathy, Osteopathy.
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The treating chiropractor was in practice for over 30 years, and has taught and utilized sacro-occipital technique methods for that period of time, and the patients in the study were all from his practice.
(25) Respondents in this survey reported they used Upper Cervical techniques more commonly than acupuncture, Sacro-Occipital Technique (SOT) or Gonstead; this is a rather unique finding compared to other studies published over the past 20 years.
Sacro-Occipital Technique practitioners are trained to utilize a system of complex diagnostic and treatment procedures focused upon systemic as well as neuromusculosketal complaints.