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Risks and possible incidents in manual therapy

Todor Todorov, Ilia Todorov, Mariyana Mihajlova


The authors reveal the most common reasons for incidents in manual medicine. The main factors for failure in this type of therapy are insufficient knowledge in manual medicine and difficulties in diagnostic, resulting of veiled contraindications and individual anatomic specifics. In order to minimize the risks manual therapists need frequent courses to keep high level of competence. They also should react fast in case of complications and to switch to treatment immediately.

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