Listen as spine specialist and founder of the Cox Technic, Dr. James Cox discuss the non-surgical treatment of scoliosis.
James M. Cox, DC, DACBR, FICC, Hon.D.Litt., FACO(H)
Dr. Cox is the developer of Cox® Technic Flexion Distraction Manipulation and the proud participant in the on-going federal research projects involving the Keiser University, National University of Health Sciences, Palmer College of Chiropractic Research Center, Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, University of Illinois, University of Iowa, Auburn University, etc. He is a member of the postgraduate faculty of the National University of Health Sciences and has been privileged to speak throughout the world.
About Dr. Cox
McAviney J1, Roberts C2, Sullivan B2, Alevras AJ2, Graham PL3, Brown BT4,5. The prevalence of adult de novo scoliosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur Spine J. 2020 May 22. doi: 10.1007/s00586-020-06453-0. [Epub ahead of print]
Dai F1, Yu PF1, Liu JT1, Jiang H1. [A 5 year follow-up study on non-surgical treatment of ruptured lumbar disc herniation]. Zhongguo Gu Shang. 2020 May 25;33(5):414-9. doi: 10.12200/j.issn.1003-0034.2020.05.005. [Article in Chinese]
Minetama, Masakazu PT, PhD; Kawakami, Mamoru MD, PhD; Teraguchi, Masatoshi MD, PhD; Kagotani, Ryohei MD, PhD; Mera, Yoshimasa MD; Therapeutic Advantages of Frequent Physical Therapy Sessions for Patients With Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. SPINE: June 1, 2020 – Volume 45 – Issue 11 – p E639-E646
Spears CA1, Hodges SE1, Kiyani M1, Yang Z2, Edwards RM1, Musick A1, Park C1, Parente B1, Lee HJ2, Lad SP1. Healthcare Resource Utilization and Management of Chronic, Refractory Low Back Pain in the United States. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2020 May 21. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000003572. [Epub ahead of print]
Tian G, Shen MR, Jiang WG, Xie FR, Wei WW. Case-control study on spinal leveraging manipulation and medicine for the treatment of degenerative scoliosis]. Zhongguo Gu Shang. 2015 Jun;28(6):508-11
Faraj SSA1, Haanstra TM1, Martijn H1, de Kleuver M2, van Royen BJ1. Functional outcome of non-surgical and surgical management for de novo degenerative lumbar scoliosis: a mean follow-up of 10 years. Scoliosis Spinal Disord. 2017 Dec 5;12:35. doi: 10.1186/s13013-017-0143-x. eCollection 2017.
Bao H, Zhu F, Liu Z, et al. Coronal curvature and spinal imbalance in degenerative lumbar scoliosis: disc degeneration is associated. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014;39(24):E1441–E1447. doi:10.1097/BRS.0000000000000603
Kobayashi K1, Ando K1, Nakashima H1, Machino M1, Morozumi M1, Kanbara S1, Ito S1, Inoue T1, Yamaguchi H1, Mishima K1, Ishiguro N1, Imagama S1. Scoliosis Caused by Limb-Length Discrepancy in Children. Asian Spine J. 2020 May 21. doi: 10.31616/asj.2019.0374. [Epub ahead of print]
Aspegren DD1, Cox JM. Correction of progressive idiopathic scoliosis utilizing neuromuscular stimulation and manipulation: a case report. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 1987 Aug;10(4):147-56.
Tomoki Oshikawa, Gen Adachi, Hiroshi Akuzawa, Yu Okubo, Koji Kaneoka. Change in Regional Activity of the Quadratus Lumborum During Bridge Exercises. J Sport Rehabil. 2020 Apr 22;1-9. doi: 10.1123/jsr.2019-0225. Online ahead of print.
Abdulmonem Alsiddiky 1, Rheema Alfadhil 1, Maram Al-Aqel 1, Noura Ababtain 1, Norah Almajed 1, Khalid Bakarman 1, Waleed Awwad 1, Raheef Alatassi . Assessment of Serum Vitamin D Levels in Surgical Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Patients. BMC Pediatr. 2020 May 11;20(1):202. doi: 10.1186/s12887-020-02114-9.
Erwin J1, Carlson BB1, Bunch J1, Jackson RS1, Burton D2. Impact of unoperated adolescent idiopathic scoliosis in adulthood: a 10-year analysis. Spine Deform. 2020 May 28. doi: 10.1007/s43390-020-00142-0. [Epub ahead of print]
Mariscal G1, Nuñez JH2,3, Figueira P4, Malo A5, Montiel V2, López MA6, Castro M7, Barrios C1, Fern PD8. Validation of the concavity-convexity quotient as a new method to measure the magnitude of scoliosis. J Craniovertebr Junction Spine. 2020 Jan-Mar;11(1):31-35. doi: 10.4103/jcvjs.JCVJS_22_20. Epub 2020 Apr 4.