Appropriate for patients with a sensitized nervous system (hypersensitivity), adherent nerve root or a derangement attempting to return to function. Also, appropriate for patients in the later stages of recovery of disc injuries, arthritic changes or stenosis.
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How it works: Nerve glides are designed to mobilize the nerve through the nervous system. Nerve glides should be integrated slowly into an exercise program as to not irritate an already sensitive nervous system. Begin with low repetitions to assess patient response. The nervous system may become restricted at large joints or when passing by/through large muscles. Emphasis at ankle mobilizes the nervous system at the ankle and helps clear any potential restrictions.
REPS: Nerve glides should be performed in low doses – 1-3 sets per day, 5-10 reps
Typical Symptom Response:
WARNING: Individuals should consult with their healthcare provider prior to use. This product is not to be used without medical advice. The Oakford Group, LLC assumes no responsibility for injury caused by improper use of the product. The instructions provided by your healthcare provider are to be followed precisely. Do not exceed the health recommendations of your health care provider. Exceeding these recommendations may aggravate an existing condition or cause additional injury. The Invertabelt should never cause pain. A stretching sensation or slight discomfort may be felt during exercise. If abnormal sensations or pain is present during your exercise, discontinue use immediately and consult your health care provider before further use. By purchasing this product you are confirming that you are working with a medical professional for you rehabilitation needs.
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