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Volume:3 Issue:10 Number:42 ISSN#:2563-5476
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ACE Report #6786
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Effect of thoracic thrust manipulation on individuals with shoulder impingement

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OrthoEvidence. Effect of thoracic thrust manipulation on individuals with shoulder impingement. ACE Report. 2014;3(10):42. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/6786

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Scapular kinematics pre- and post-thoracic thrust manipulation in individuals with and without shoulder impingement symptoms: a randomized controlled study

J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2014 Jul;44(7):475-87

Contributing Authors: MN Haik F Alburquerque-Sendín CZ Silva AL Siqueira-Junior IL Ribeiro PR Camargo

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One hundred subjects, 52 shoulder impingement syndrome (SIS) patients and 48 asymptomatic patients, were randomized to receive thrust thoracic spine manipulation (TSM) or sham intervention. Patients were assessed before intervention and immediately after treatment. Results from the study demonstrated that patients with SIS had pain improved slightly from pre- to post-test, although the difference ...

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