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Special Tests Covered in this Lesson:

Summary:

The special tests that demonstrate an acceptable level of accuracy for the cervical spine focus on just a few diagnoses, and likely miss the most common cervical complaints. Radiculopathy, cervicogenic headache, upper cervical spine instability, vertibrobasilar ischemia and screening for necessary imaging