A Critical Review of Spinal Manual Therapy for People with Osteoporosis

Jul
19

Event Type: Virtual Summit Series

Website: https://cpa.embodiaacademy.com/webinars/529-a-critical-review-of-spinal-manual-therapy-for-people-with-osteoporosis

Start Date: July 19, 2021, 7:00 pm EDT

End Date: July 19, 2021, 8:00 pm EDT

Location: Zoom

Title: A Critical Review of Spinal Manual Therapy for People with Osteoporosis

Instructor: Dr. Caitlin MacArthur

Date: Monday, July 19, 2021

Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. EDT

Location: Zoom (Virtual Summit Series)

Registration Fees: CPA Members - FREE; Non-CPA Members - $20

 

We conducted a critical review about the safety and applicability of spinal manual therapy for people with osteoporosis by reviewing biomechanical and clinical literature. We found the force produced on the spine during manual therapy varies widely, and the three identified clinical studies reported few adverse events with Grade III/IV mobilizations, and participants experienced some benefits to pain and function.

 

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