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Review Articles from PubMed
Congenital muscular torticollis (CMT) is a common postural deformity evident shortly after birth, typically characterized by ipsilateral cervical lateral flexion and contralateral cervical rotation due to unilateral shortening of the sternocleidomastoid muscle. New evidence is emerging ...
To systematically review the recent evidence on physical therapy (PT) diagnosis, prognosis, and intervention of congenital muscular torticollis to inform the update to the PT management of congenital muscular torticollis evidence-based clinical practice guideline.
OBJECTIVE The authors' objectives in this study were to evaluate their institutional protocol and create recommendations for radiographic imaging in infants with torticollis, with or without plagiocephaly, based on a retrospective clinical analysis and literature review. METHODS A ...
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Research Articles from PubMed
The outcomes of surgical treatment for congenital muscular torticollis (CMT) are poor in many cases, primarily from surgeon's fear of damage to important blood vessels in the carotid sheath. The current research aimed to establish a novel, safer and more effective surgical approach ...
This study is a follow-up to the quantitative survey to examine the perceptions of pediatric physical therapists (PTs) on the application of the 2013 Congenital Muscular Torticollis Clinical Practice Guideline (CMT CPG).