A.14. Cervical Fist Traction

MOBILISATION
Sustained 10 seconds hold of cervical flexion over fulcrum of therapist’s or client’s own fist

INDICATIONS

  • Restoration of cervical flexion
  • Arm dominant cervical radicular pain self-management
  • Cervicogenic headache final resolution

NOTES

  • Ensure fist is in contact with sternum and mandible
  • May require a folded towel on chest to enlarge fist fulcrum