Flashcards in Chapter 9 Cranial Treatment Deck (12):
What drains 85-90% of blood from cranium?
What drains 5% of blood from cranium?
Facial veins and external jugular
Venous sinus technique?
Directly spreads apart sutures of cranium that overly occipital, transverse and sagittal sinuses
Purpose of CV4 bulb decompression?
Increase amplitude of CRI
1st resist flexion phase and encourage extension phase until a "still point" is reached, then allow restoration of flexion/extension to occur
What is CV4 good for?
Fluid homeostasis and induce uterine contraction in post-date gravid women
Purpose of vault hold?
Address strains of SBS
Vault hold finger placement?
1) Index on greater wing
2) Middle on temporal bone in front of ear
3) Ring on mastoid region of temporal bone
4) Pinkie on squamous portion of occiput
Purpose of V spread?
To separate restricted or impacted sutures and can be applied to any suture
Purpose of lift technique?
Frontal and parietal lifts are used to aid in balance of membranous tension
Acute intracranial bleeds or increased ICP, skull fracture