Acta Scientific Orthopaedics (ISSN: 2581-8635)

Short Communication Volume 5 Issue 7

Effect of Suboccipital Myofacial Release in Cervicogenic Neck Pain

Komal shah*

Consultant Physiotherapist, Department of Physiotherapy Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

*Corresponding Author: Komal shah, Consultant Physiotherapist, Department of Physiotherapy Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

Received: April 18, 2022; Published:June 14, 2022



The neck pain caused due to prolonged sitting in poor posture lining forward on computer, sitting with hunched back, awkward sleeping position cause forward neck posture because of forward neck posture cervical muscle tend to strain and spasm occurs and cause restriction of cervical movement specifically extension. This cause muscle which are the stabilizers of scapula become tighter and not able to hold the head in one position sometimes radiating sensation spread to the hand and headache. Decrease mobility of cervical spine.



Citation: Komal shah. “Effect of Suboccipital Myofacial Release in Cervicogenic Neck Pain".Acta Scientific Orthopaedics 5.7 (2022): 61.


Copyright: © 2022 Komal shah. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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