Thoracic Spine 104: Respiration, Chest Pain & Hypertension / 1 Credit
- Examine the effects of segmentally-directed spinal manipulation on maximum respiratory pressure values.
- Critique the potential for chest and neck mobilizations to affect spirometric performance (breathing).
- Outline the state of the literature on the treatment of childhood respiratory conditions with manual therapy.
- Demonstrate efficacy of chiropractic treatment for the management of acute non-coronary chest pain.
- Summarize the state of the literature on the utility of spinal manipulation for managing hypertension.
- Respiratory Pressure Changes After Segmentally-Directed Spinal Manipulation
- Chest & Neck Mobilizations: Effects on Spirometry in Healthy Subjects
- Manual Therapy for Childhood Respiratory Disease: Systematic Review
- Chiropractic vs. Self-Management for Non-Coronary Acute Chest Pain
- SMT for Treating Hypertension: Qualitative Literature Review