Cervical radiculopathy, commonly called “pinched nerve”, refers to a compressed or irritated nerve near the cervical vertebrae. This compression usually causes pain that radiates to the upper extremities.
cervical radiculopathy treatment symptoms medication test c7-t1 exercises surgery cervical spondylosis with radiculopathy cervical radiculopathy physical therapy protocol Cervical Radiculopathy Definition Cervical radiculopathy is the clinical description of when a nerve root in the cervical spine becomes inflamed or damaged, resulting in a change in neurological function. In C5 or C6 radiculopathy, the proximal shoulder […]
This course describes injuries to the cervical, thoracic, and lumbosacral spinal column, including fractures, dislocations, and subluxations of the vertebrae, and injuries to the spinal ligaments. The importance of recognizing and appropriately managing injuries to the spinal column is underscored by their association with SCI. Management via medical and/or surgical care with appropriate interventions and prevention of complications of SCI will be discussed with, hopefully, a return to…
Cervical dystonia, also called spasmodic torticollis, is a rare neurological disorder. According to the National Organization for Rare Disorders, approximately 60,000 individuals in the United States alone are affected by cervical dystonia. Seeing as this