Skip navigation

Use of post-isometric relaxation in the chiropractic management of a 55-year-old man with cervical radiculopathy

This case report chronicles the successful management of a 55-year-old patient diagnosed with cervical radiculopathy using spinal manipulative therapy and cervical paraspinal post-isometric relaxation stretches. (JCCA 2012; 56(1):9–17)
Key Words: cervical radiculopathy, post-isometric relaxation, proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, chiropractic

Le présent exposé de cas suit la gestion réussie d’un patient de 55 ans chez qui l’on a diagnostiqué une radiculopathie cervicale au moyen d’une thérapie manipulative et d’étirements de relaxation postisométrique des muscles cervicaux paraspinaux. (JCCA 2012; 56(1):9–17)
Mots-clés: Radiculopathie cervicale, relaxation postisométrique, facilitation neuromusculaire proprioceptive, chiropratique

back to top