"wrong" rehabilitation exercises (pitfalls).
Information about old - wrong -
rehabilitation exercises - see in "FOTOS/PHOTOS/WYKLADY/LECTURES" (click on
left) and next in RECENT KNOWLEDGE on
SCOLIOSIS (click again) -
here two lectures presented on Symposium in REGENSBURG - on 12th May 2007
and on Orthopaedic International Congress in Cairo / Egypt - December 2006
/ November 2008 ...and in subchapter: "MIN.ZDROWIA/MINISTRY of HEALTH / LECTURE / DOCUMENTS -
Meeting on 19 June 2007 " -.
all "old" rehabilitation exercises were wrong - except the exercises of
Mrs. Renate Tomaschewski MD PhD and Mrs. Barbara Popp in
Germany. See the book:
Tomaschewski R., Popp B.: "Die Funktionelle Behandlung der
beginnenden idiopathischen Skoliose". Jahann Ambrosius Barth,
Leipzig Heidelberg 1992, 1-96.
See also the
articles: (1) Karski T, Karski J, Madej J, Latalski M. Persönliche
Überlegungen zur Ätiologie der idiopathischen Skoliosen. Praktische
Hinweise zur Entdeckung beginnender Skoliosen. Prinzipien der neuen
Übungstherapie. Möglichkeiten der Prophylaxe. Orthop. Praxis, 02/2002, 38,
75 - 83,
(2) Karski T: Recent
observations in the biomechanical etiology of so-called idiopathic scoliosis.
New classification of spinal deformity - I-st, II-nd and III-rd etiopathological
groups” in Technology and informatics vol. 123 Research into spinal
deformities 5 Ed. D. Uyttendaele, P.H. Dangerfield, s. 473-482, bibliogr. poz.
52, Washington, 2006, IOS Press
(3) Karski T,
Kalakucki J, Karski J: "Syndrome of contractures" (according to
Mau) with the abduction contracture of the right hip as causative factor for
development of the so-called idiopathic scoliosis” in Technology
and informatics vol. 123 Research into spinal deformities 5 Ed. D. Uyttendaele,
P.H. Dangerfield, s. 34-39, bibliogr. poz. 21, Washington, 2006, IOS
also the book: Karski T. "Skoliozy tzw.
idiopatyczne . etiologia, rozpoznawanie zagro¿eñ, nowe leczenie rehabilitacyjne,
profilaktyka. The etiology of the so-called idiopathic scoliosis. The new
rehabilitation treatment. Prophylaxis. Kontrakture in der Atiologie des
sogenannten idiopathischen Skoliosen. Prinzipien der neuen Ubungstherapie.
Moglichkeiten der Prophylaxe", FOLIUM, Lublin, 2003, 1 -
The wrong exercises
all exercises in
all of - "proper
and all presented in
all "old articles and all old orthopaedic books" for the conservative
therapy of scoliosis - through many years - till now.
"old" treatments were "the additional jatrogenic causes/reasons"
of the development/progression of scoliosis:
1/ Such "old" exercises were the
causes of the fixation of "stiffness of the
"old" exercises were the causes of the
development/progression of curves in every type of scoliosis (I epg, II/A epg,
"Old" extension exercises were the causes of the progression of
curves and hump/gibbous costalis in I epg (Malawski, Karski and
the time coming - to introduce in every country, for a every child -
with "beginning of scoliosis" or only "danger of scoliosis" - the proper
exercises - streching exercises - typical for / similar like - in
karate, like in kung fu, in tai chi, in aikido, in taekwondo,
chapter - (6) "New rehabilitation exercises" (click on
See the chapter
"Opinie o leczeniu" / Opinions - reports from parents" about "old"
(wrong) and new (proper) conservative treatment (click on the
link on the left).