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break analysis

full/segmental approaches

2

pattern analysis

upper cervical/progressive care

3

instrumentation satisfies __ component of PART system for insurance coding

T- tissue tone

4

receptors that are myelinated

cold

5

receptors that are UNmyelinated

warmth

6

needles deviates toward ____ side on nervoscope

warmer

7

gradual, sweeping deflection of needle reflecting gentle thermal shifts present on skin's surface as part of normal physiological function

heat swing

8

rapid, reproducible deflection of needle reflecting an atypical and unexpected thermal shift present over dermatome as part of dysfunctional physiology

heat break

9

glide speed in cervicals

3 sec/segment (18-21 second total)

10

glide speed in thoracics

2 secs/segment (35-38 seconds total)

11

break for occiput

subocciptal- btwn 2 segments

12

C2-T3 break

interspinous space below

13

T4 break

at its own spinous

14

T5-T9 break

interspinous space above

15

T10-T12 break

at its own spinous

16

L1-L5 break

lower 25% of involved segments

17

skin mark for cervicals

1/4" below

18

skin mark for thoracics

1/2" above

19

degree difference that is clinically significant for fossa readings

.5 C