Scoliosis Treatment Possibilities

Scoliosis Treatment Possibilities View the entire Possibilities for the Reduction and Correction of Scoliosis Brochure – View PDF Introduction Scoliosis is estimated to affect 4.5% of the general population. In a nation of approximately 273 million people, this means that over 12 million cases of scoliosis exist, and almost 500 more are diagnosed each day […]

Scoliosis Case Study

Scoliosis Case Study Below is the overview from a case study of scoliosis treatment using a combination of manipulative and rehabilitative therapy: a retrospective case series. Here is a link to the full Scoliosis Case Study – View PDF Abstract Background The combination of spinal manipulation and various physiotherapeutic procedures used to correct the curvatures […]

Effect of 6-month Whole Body Vibration

Effect of 6-month whole body vibration training on hip density, muscle strength, and postural control in postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled pilot study. J Bone Miner Res.  2004; 19(3):352-9 (ISSN: 0884-0431) Verschueren SM; Roelants M; Delecluse C; Swinnen S; Vanderschueren D; Boonen S Laboratory of Motor Control, Department of Kinesiology, Faculteit Lichamelijke Opvoeding en Kinesitherapie, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven, Belgium. High-frequency mechanical […]

Environmental Factors & Scoliosis

Environmental Factors & Scoliosis School screening in the heavily industrialized area–Is there any role of industrial environmental factors in idiopathic scoliosis prevalence? Grivas TB, Samelis P, Polyzois BD, Giourelis B, Polyzois D. Scoliosis Clinic, Orthopaedic Department, “Thriasio” General Hospital G. Genimata Avenue, Magula, 19600 Greece. grivas@dias.itel.gr INTRODUCTION: School-screening programs contributed greatly to the study of […]