Sensorimotor function and dizziness in neck pain: implications for assessment and management.

@article{Kristjansson2009SensorimotorFA,
  title={Sensorimotor function and dizziness in neck pain: implications for assessment and management.},
  author={Eythor Kristjansson and Julia Treleaven},
  journal={The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy},
  year={2009},
  volume={39 5},
  pages={364-77}
}
SYNOPSIS The term sensorimotor describes all the afferent, efferent, and central integration and processing components involved in maintaining stability in the postural control system through intrinsic motor-control properties. The scope of this paper is to highlight the sensorimotor deficits that can arise from altered cervical afferent input. From a clinical orthopaedic perspective, the peripheral mechanoreceptors are the most important in functional joint stability; but in the cervical… CONTINUE READING

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