Resolution of Asthma in a Teenager Following Subluxation-Based Chiropractic Management Utilizing the Pierce Results System: A Case Study & Selective Review of the Literature
Eric Jaszewski DC & Alex Willard BS, DC
Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health – Chiropractic ~ Volume 2016 ~ Issue 3 ~ Pages 84-91
Objective: To report the successful case management of a patient with asthma utilizing the Pierce Results System.
Clinical Features: A 15-year-old male presents with chief complaint of asthma and headaches.
Intervention and Outcomes: The patient was under care with specific chiropractic care and analysis utilizing static radiology, videofluoroscopy, infrared thermography, and high frequency pulsating instrumentation. Symptoms of asthma and headaches resolved following care.
Conclusions: In this case study, specific cervical adjustments were associated with a concomitant resolution of asthma.
Key Words: Chiropractic, adjustment, asthma, Pierce Results System, PRS, subluxation, videoflouroscopy, thermography