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3 purposes of rib raising?

1) Decrease SNS activity
2) Improve lymphatic return
3) Encourage max inhalation and provokes a more effective negative pressure

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Indications for rib raising?

Visceral dysfunction, decreased rib excursion, lymphatic congestion, fever, paraspinal m spasm

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Contraindications for rib raising?

Spinal/rib fracture, recent spinal surgery

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Effect of rib raising on SNS activity?

Initial increase in SNS activity, followed by inhibited SNS activity

5

What can be used to reduce incidence of ileus in post-op patients?

Rib raising, soft tissue paraspinal inhibition

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How can lumbar paraspinal inhibition produce the same effects as rib raising?

Bc upper lumbar (L1-2) SNS ganglia is continuous with that of thoracic paraspinal ganglia

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Purpose of celiac, SM, and IM ganglia releases?

Decrease SNS activity

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Indications for GI ganglia releases?

GI dysfunction, pelvic dysfunction

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Contraindications for GI ganglia releases?

Aortic aneurysm, open surgical wound

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Purpose of treating Chapman's points?

Decrease SNS tone to assoc visceral tissues

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Superior cervical paraspinal ganglia?

C1-3

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Middle cervical paraspinal ganglia?

C6-7

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Inferior cervical paraspinal ganglia?

C7-T1