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Splenic Pump

Known as: Splenic Pump Technique 
Rhythmic compression applied over the spleen for the purpose of enhancing the patient's immune response.
National Institutes of Health

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2013
2013
  • Donald R. Noll
  • The Journal of the American Osteopathic…
  • 2013
  • Corpus ID: 17589907
Abstract Context: Lymphatic pump techniques have the potential to alter blood cell counts and thus enhance immune function in… Expand
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2008
2008
Abstract Background: In 1934, Yale Castlio, DO, and Louise Ferris-Swift, DO, published the results of a within-subjects… Expand
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2005
2005
Abstract Background Castlio and Ferris-Swift conducted a series of experiments in the 1930s testing the scientific basis for… Expand
1998
1998
Osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) facilitates the movement of lymphatic fluid and may enhance the immunologic response to… Expand
1998
1998
Lymphatic pump techniques (LPTs) consisting of pectoral traction and splenic pump were performed on seven male medical students… Expand