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Protocol. Adopted 11/04. To be revised 11/08. Cervical Traction. General ... lower extremities, pelvic girdle, lumbar and ...... Physical Therapy 1995;75:93-104.
the efficacy of intermittent lumbar traction for patients with low back pain. There is ... evolve. These parameters of practice should be considered guidelines only.
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