Cervical spinal manipulation (CSM) and cervical mobilization are frequently used in patients with neck pain and headache. Pre-manipulative cervical instability and arterial integrity tests appear to be unreliable in identifying patients at risk at risk for adverse events. It would be valuable if patients at risk could be identified by specific characteristics during the preliminary screening.
|Number of pages||1|
|Publication status||Published - 5 Jul 2016|
|Event||International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists (IFOMPT) Conference 2016 - Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC), Glasgow, United Kingdom|
Duration: 4 Jul 2016 → 8 Jul 2016
|Conference||International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists (IFOMPT) Conference 2016|
|Abbreviated title||IFOMPT 2016|
|Period||4/07/16 → 8/07/16|
- cervical arterial dissection
- cervical manipulation
- cervical mobilization
Kranenburg, R., Schmitt, M. A., Luijckx, G. J., Puentedura, E. J., & van der Schans, C. (2016). Adverse events associated with the use of cervical manipulation or mobilization and patient characteristics: a systematic review. Poster session presented at International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists (IFOMPT) Conference 2016, Glasgow, United Kingdom.