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ID 22745
  Title Resolution of breech presentation after application of Webster Technique in a 35 year old female: A case study [case report]
URL https://www.vertebralsubluxationresearch.com/2017/09/10/resolution-of-breech-presentation-after-application-of-webster-technique-in-a-35-year-old-female-a-case-study/
Journal J Pediatr Matern & Fam Health - Chiropr. 2012 Fall;2012(4):Online access only p 113-117
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Publication Type Case Report
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Objective: The chiropractic care of a woman with a breech pregnancy using the Webster Technique is described.

Clinical Features:  A 35 year old woman presented to the office during the 30th week of her second pregnancy after her doula determined that the fetus was in breech position.

Intervention and Outcome: The patient was evaluated via Webster Technique which revealed a sacral subluxation and trigger points along the round ligament.  She was adjusted using a drop mechanism table followed by effleurage trigger point therapy and home exercises.  After four adjustments the fetus was determined to have turned from transverse breech to vertex position.  She reported a successful vaginal birth.

Conclusion: Chiropractic care was administered to a pregnant patient with a breech presentation using the Webster Technique.  Post ultrasound confirmed the vertex position and cesarean section was avoided.

Author Keywords: Chiropractic, Webster Technique, pregnancy, breech presentation, intrauterine constraint, sacral subluxation

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