Dobomed Method, developed in 1979, by the Polish Dr. Krystyna Dobosiewicz (1931- 2007), is a conservative approach to Idiopathic Scoliosis, aimed at both deformity of the trunk and restoration of respiratory function. It has incorporated in its techniques both the position of the Klapp Method for the retraining of the normal 'kyphosis' of the thoracic spine and the technique of active asymmetrical breathing by Lehnert-Schroth (Lunes et al., 2010 , Berdishevsky et al., 2016). The mobilization of the primary bulges is carried out through a closed kinetic chain, in a symmetrical position of the pelvis and shoulders, emphasizing both the pelvis and the shoulders so that they are kept stable during the exercise and during the phase of inhalation and exhalation, respectively. active asymmetric respiration.
Webinar by Dr. Elisabetta D'Agata-How to build healthy relationships with scoliosis patients?
Dr. D'Agata is an Italian psychologist and psychotherapist who
has been studying and treating patients with Idiopathic Scoliosis for
ten years. After a PhD in psychology researching the Quality of life
of patients with scoliosis, she has been working for seven years in
the Unit of Spine of Vall D'Hebron Hospital (Barcelona). Her own
history of scoliosis and treatment pushed her to enter this area with
the intention of understanding deeply, helping patients and sharing
her experience. She considers that a patient with scoliosis is more
than his/her Cobb degrees, as every human being is a matrix of nested
and inextricable interconnections of body, thoughts, feelings and