Myotherapy Treatment for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Myotherapy treatment for TOS would include a thorough history of the presenting complaint, perform an assessment including posture, movement, strength, special tests and palpation, then design and discuss a treatment plan.
The aim of treatment wold be to treat the muscle imbalances associated with TOS improve the symptoms of nerve compression and to allow the nerves to work in an optimal capacity.
Management would include improving upper body posture by implementing strength exercises, changing movement patterns, sleeping position or recreational activities.
Co-management of TOS is also fundamental to recovery. A Myotherapist can work alongside other allied health or medical practitioners to help manage thoracic outlet syndrome.