"Manipulation, Orthopedic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The planned and carefully managed manual movement of the musculoskeletal system, extremities, and spine to produce increased motion. The term is sometimes used to denote a precise sequence of movements of a joint to determine the presence of disease or to reduce a dislocation. In the case of fractures, orthopedic manipulation can produce better position and alignment of the fracture. (From Blauvelt & Nelson, A Manual of Orthopaedic Terminology, 5th ed, p264)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Manipulation, Orthopedic" by people in Profiles.
Treating Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Dislocations. Hand Clin. 2018 05; 34(2):139-148.
Reliability and validity of a mobile phone for radiographic assessment of ankle injuries: a randomized inter- and intraobserver agreement study. Foot Ankle Int. 2013 Feb; 34(2):228-33.
Anterior shoulder dislocation: the scapular manipulation technique. Acad Emerg Med. 2010 Jun; 17(6):e40.
The two-step maneuver for closed reduction of inferior glenohumeral dislocation (luxatio erecta to anterior dislocation to reduction). J Orthop Trauma. 2006 May; 20(5):354-7.
A comparison of osteopathic spinal manipulation with standard care for patients with low back pain. N Engl J Med. 1999 Nov 04; 341(19):1426-31.
Fractures of the radius and ulna in adults: an analysis of factors affecting outcome. Iowa Orthop J. 1997; 17:14-9.