Neck extensors

Note:
BETA
Region
Neck
TCM Organ
Yin/Yang
Yang
TCM Element
Muscle Physical
brain, hearing, all organs
Chakra
Meridian Psychology
Control external to be safedrivenwithdrawalnever rest
Organ Physical
Back erector spinae hamstrings occiput

Bladder Channel (Bl) Neck extensors

Muscle

Splenius Capitus

Origin: C7 to T3 vertebrae and lower half of ligamentum nuchae

Insertion: Mastoid process and lateral section of the superior nuchal line of the occipital bone.

Splenius Cervicis

Origin: 3rd to 6th thoracic vertebrae

Insertion: Transverse process of C1 to C4

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Semispinalis Capitis

Origin: C4-C7 & T1- T6 vertebrae

Insertion: Between superior and inferior nuchal line of the occipital bone.

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Semispinalis Cervicis

Origin: T1 to T6 vertebrae

Insertion: spinous processes of the C2 to C5

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Monitoring

Position: Prone, arms behind back. Head lifted off the table.

Rotation: First test no rotation, Second test rotate the head to 45°

Stabilise: Support the head with the other hand

Monitor: Apply pressure against the uppermost aspect of the head toward the table for all positions.

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Correction

Nerve Supply: C3, C4

Visceral Nerves:

Sympathetic: L1-L3

Parasympathetic: S2

Neuro-Lymphatic Reflex:

Anterior: Bilateral 2cm from the midline, 2cm superior to the pubic symphysis

Posterior: Bilateral transverse process of L2.

Neuro-Vascular Reflex: Bilateral frontal eminences.

Yuan Point: Bl64

Nutrition: Vit. A.