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Key Mobilisers for the Cervico-Thoracic Junction [news]

The cervico-thoracic junction (C-T junction) is a key area for the function of the neck, shoulder and thoracic spine. The most common problem that is encountered in this region is that the upper thoracic spine and lower cervical spine becomes “stuck” in flexion (flexion DSM).

This is common with a forward head posture and also in workers that need to look down for long durations. This is particularly a problem for massage therapists, physiotherapists, osteopaths and chiropractors who are often standing while treating patients in a lying position.

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