Index to Chiropractic Literature
Index to Chiropractic Literature
My ICL     Sign In
Saturday, April 4, 2020
Index to Chiropractic LiteratureIndex to Chiropractic LiteratureIndex to Chiropractic Literature
Share:

ICL Home


For best results switch to Advanced Search.
Article Detail
Return to Search Results
ID 22253
  Title Benefits of chiropractic care on an infant demonstrating congenital myogenic ptosis: A case study [case report]
URL http://jccponline.com/jccp_v12_n2.pdf
Journal J Clin Chiropr Pediatr. 2011 Dec;12(2):919-923
Author(s)
Subject(s)
Peer Review Yes
Publication Type Article
Abstract/Notes

Objective: The purpose of this case report is to describe the clinical presentation and chiropractic management of an infant with congenital myogenic ptosis of the eye.

Clinical Features: A one-month-old female with a history of congenital myogenic ptosis since birth.

Intervention and Outcome: Chiropractic treatment plan consisted of gentle upper cervical chiropractic adjustments and craniosacral therapy administered over an 8-week period.  Partial improvement was seen in eye motion and blinking ability.  This case report is designed to present: (1) proper referral procedures, and (2) to explore whether chiropractic care might benefit an infant prior to implementing surgical intervention, or (3) as an adjunct to surgical procedures.

Conclusion: This case report suggests that chiropractic may provide a complement to traditional treatment options.

This abstract is reproduced with the permission of the publisher; click on the above link for free full text.

 


 

   Text (Citation) Tagged (Export) Excel
 
Email To
Subject
 Message
Format
HTML Text     Excel



To use this feature you must register a personal account in My ICL. Registration is free! In My ICL you can save your ICL searches in My Searches, and you can save search results in My Collections. Be sure to use the Held Citations feature to collect citations from an entire search session. Read more search tips.

Sign Into Existing My ICL Account    |    Register A New My ICL Account
Search Tips
  • Enclose phrases in "quotation marks".  Examples: "low back pain", "evidence-based"
  • Retrieve all forms of a word with an asterisk*, also called a wildcard or truncation.  Example: chiropract* retrieves chiropractic, chiropractor, chiropractors
  • Register an account in My ICL to save search histories (My Searches) and collections of records (My Collections)
Advanced Search Tips