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The chiropractic care of a child with birth trauma.

 

Catherine Généreux, DC, Joel Alcantara, DC


Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health - Chiropractic ~ December 29, 2010 ~ Pages 232-234

 

Abstract


Injuries from mechanical forces such as compression, distraction, torsion (or combinations thereof) applied during the process of birth are referred to as birth trauma. According to a recent estimate, 2.6% of births are complicated by some type of birth trauma.1 Although the resulting injuries may involve...