Scientific Program

WEDNESDAY APRIL 6, 2011

12.30 - 14.00
Registration

14.00 – 14.30
Opening general session - Authority Greetings

"OSTEOPATHY AS MEDICINE"
Chairperson: P. Sciomachen, Italia

14.30 – 15.10
History of osteopathy
J. Haxton, USA PRESENTATION

15.10 – 15.50
Scientific basis of osteopathy
M. Patterson, USA PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

15.50 – 16.20
Osteopathy, medicine and health: a possible way of interaction
V. Cozzolino, Italy PRESENTATION

16.20 – 16.45
Osteopathy, medicine and health: a possible way of interaction
L. Genitori, Italy – T. Ferroni, Italy PRESENTATION 1 - PRESENTATION 2

16.45 – 17.00
SCIENTIFIC EXHIBITION/ POSTER AREA


"HEALTH"
Chairperson: P. Roberti di Sarsina
, Italy

17.00 – 17.20
WHO: tradition and innovation
E. Minelli, Italy PRESENTATION

17.20 – 17.40
Measuring health
F. Carinci, Italy PRESENTATION

17.40 – 18.00
Osteopathy as complementary medicine in national health systems
S. Vogel, UK PRESENTATION

18.00 – 18.20
ESoQoLiO
G. Barlafante, C. Arienti, Italy PRESENTATION

18.20 – 18.40
Osteopathic survey in UK
S. Vogel, UK PRESENTATION

18.40 – 19.00
DISCUSSION


THURSDAY APRIL 7, 2011

"RELEVANCE OF PHYSICAL PARAMETERS IN BIOLOGIC RESEARCH"
Chairperson: P. D'Alessio
, France

9.00 – 9.30
Neuro-immunology and "salutogenesis"
M. Bischof, Switzerland PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

9.30 – 10.00
Use of extremely low frequency (ELF) magnetic fields in cancer treatment
S. Tofani, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

10.00 – 10.30
Enhancement of bioactivity in coherence terms
P. D'Alessio, France PRESENTATION

10.30 – 11.00
SCIENTIFIC EXHIBITION/ POSTER AREA

11.00 – 11.30
Water coherence domains as anti-entropy strategies
E. Del Giudice, Italy

11.30 – 12.00
Tensegrional structures under the skin
J.C. Guimberteau, France

12.00 – 12.30
Biological coherent water in the dynamics of the living organisms
A. Tedeschi, Italy

12.30 – 12.45
DISCUSSION

12.50 – 14.00
WORKING LUNCH & SCIENTIFIC EXHIBITION/ POSTER AREA

14.00 – 16.00
POSTER SESSION


16.00 – 18.00
"PROFESSION CATEGORIES IN THE THIRD MELLENIUM "

Complementary and Alternative Medicine Departments and professions: State of the art

Osteopathic Medicine in Europe: State of the Art

Round Table of the Representative of Non Regulated Professions



Friday April 8, 2010

"FROM TISSUE TO CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM THROUGH AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM"
Chairperson: M. Patterson
, USA

9.00 – 9.30
Effects of in vitro biomechanical strain on skeletal muscle differentiation and function
P. Standley, USA

9.30 – 10.00
Pain Biomarkers
B. Degenhardt, USA PRESENTATION

10.00 – 10.30
From tissue to ANS
W. Janig, Germany PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

10.30 – 11.00
SCIENTIFIC EXHIBITION/ POSTER AREA

11.00 – 11.30
Viscero-somatic reflexes
H. King, USA PRESENTATION

12.00 – 12.30
DISCUSSION

12.30 – 13.45
WORKING LUNCH & SCIENTIFIC EXHIBITION/ POSTER AREA


"OSTEOPATHY AND MEDICAL FIELD"
Chairperson: V. Cozzolino
, Italy

13.45 – 15.00 - Neurology

13.45 – 14.00
Osteopathic manipulative treatment controls neuropathic pain associated to spinal cord injury
Chiara Arienti, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

14.00 – 14.15
Efficacy of osteopathic treatment for frequent episodic primary tension-type headache: a pilot study
Guido Rolle, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

14.15 – 14.30
Electrophysiological investigations of osteopathic techniques on the autonomous nervous system: a randomized study
Olivier Merdy, France PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

14.30 – 14.45
Is osteopathic manipulative treatment effective in migraine?
Emanuele Caprari, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

14.45 – 15.00
The use of HRV and skin conductance to value the effect of CV4 and rib raising techniques on the autonomic balance
Federica Farinola, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

15.00 – 16.15 - Muscle-skeletal system

15.00 - 15.15
The role of the hip between the column and the lower limb: update evidence and new treatment prospectives
Saverio Colonna, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

15.15 – 15.30
A randomized control trial on the effectiveness of osteopathic manipulative treatment in reducing pain and improving quality of life in elderly patients affected by osteoporosis
Liria Papa, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

15.30 – 15.45
A randomised controlled trial on the effectiveness of osteopathic manipulative treatment of chronic low back pain
Alfonso Mandara, Italy ABSTRACT

15.45 – 16.00
Effectiveness of osteopathic manipulative treatment for chronic groin pain in athletes
Laura Nolli, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

16.00 – 16.15
Muscular ischemic compression vs. cervical spine manipulation techniques: effects on pressure pain threshold in the trapezius muscle
Matthieu Gazin, France PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

16.15 – 16.30
SCIENTIFIC EXHIBITION/ POSTER AREA

16.30 – 17.15 - Endocrinology

16.30 – 16.50
Lymphatic pump treatment enhances anti-tumor immunity and reduces solid tumor formation in the lungs of rats with pulmonary tumors
Lisa Hodge, USA

16.50 – 17.15
The objectification of osteopathic fluid model
Dmitry Mokhov, Russian Federation PRESENTATION

17.15 – 18.30 - Cardiology

17.15 – 17.30
HaMo-study 3: effects of sternotomy on the mobility of the heart under influence of respiration at 3 and 12 months postoperative
Gert Roncada, Belgium

17.30 – 17.45
Osteopathic treatment of somatoform autonomic dysfunctions of the cardiovascular system. A randomized controlled trial
Nicola Mühlen, Germany

18.00 – 18.15
Osteopathic manipulation as a complementary treatment for the prevention of cardiac complications: 12-Months follow-up of intima media and blood pressure on a cohort affected by hypertension
Cinzia Renzetti, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

18.15 – 18.30
Demonstration of bilateral peripheral blood flow response to physical provocation tests including osteopathic digital pressure on vertebral segments
Debora Heath, USA

18.30 – 19.00 - Otolaryngology

18.30 – 18.45
Do osteopathic treatments improve the symptoms of headache and/or sinus pressure in patients with chronic rhino sinusitis (CRS)? A randomized controlled trial
Florian Schwerla, Germany PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

18.45 – 19.00
Effects of cranial osteopathic techniques on middle ear pressure
Jorge Aranda Beltran, Spain



SATURDAY APRIL 9, 2011

"OSTEOPATHY AND MEDICAL FIELD"
Chairperson: I. Furlan, Italy

09.00 – 10.30 - Pediatrics

09.00 – 09.15
Osteopathic approach to treatment of developmental hip dysplasia in infants
Larisa Lasovetskaya, Russian Federation PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

09.15 – 09.30
Effect of osteopathic manipulative treatment on gastrointestinal function and length of stay of preterm infants: an exploratory study
Gianfranco Pizzolorusso, Italy

09.30 – 09.45
Effect of OMT on length of stay and weight gain in a population of preterm infants
Emiliano La Mola, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

09.45 – 10.00
Somatic dysfunctions in newborns: prevalence and correlation inter-operator
Cinzia Renzetti, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

10.00 – 10.15
Personality education in school and osteopathy (PESO) trial: a new frontier for osteopathic treatment
Gianluca Travaglini, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

10.15 – 10.30
Role of osteopathic manipulative treatment in the management of children with ADHD
Alessandro Accorsi, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

10.30 – 10.45 - Gynecology

10.30 – 10.45
Study on the effectiveness of a test-dependent osteopathic treatment for women with persistent post partum back pain. A randomized controlled trial
Michaela Rütz, Germany PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

10.45 – 11.00
SCIENTIFIC EXHIBITION/ POSTER AREA

11.00 – 11.15 - Pulmonology

11.00 – 11.15
Osteopathic manipulative treatment for older adults hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia
Brian Degenhardt, USA PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

11.15 – 11.30 - Reumatology

11.15 – 11.30
Prevalence of somatic dysfunctions in adult patients with cystic fibrosis. A pilot Study
Lucile Soubeiran, France PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

11.30 – 12.00 - Urology

11.30 – 11.45
Osteopathic treatment of women suffering from urinary incontinence following an injury to the perineum during delivery. A randomized controlled trial
Karin Gerhardt, Germany

11.45 – 12.00
Do osteopathic treatments influence the lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in patients with benign prostatic syndrome (BPS)? A randomized controlled trial
Michaela Rütz, Germany PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

12.00 – 12.15 - Dentistry

12.00 – 12.15
Osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) effects on mandibular kinetics: kinesiographic study
Vincenzo Cozzolino, Italy PRESENTATION

12.15 – 13.00 - General

12.15 – 12.30
Relation operator-patient: can osteopath characteristics influence the treatment?
Eleonora Ratti, Italy PRESENTATION - ABSTRACT

12.30 – 13.30
ABSTRACT AWARDS AND END OF CONGRESS




POSTER PRESENTATIONS


1. The development of a chronic pain self-management course within the British School of Osteopathy Clinic - Abbey Hillary, United Kingdom - General

2. Osteopathic manipulative treatment cooperates with pharmacological therapy for the control of anxiety in patients with generalized anxiety disorder - Andreasi Sara, Italy - Neurology

3. Osteopathic treatment of fibromyalgia: randomized study - Araldi Graziano, Italy - Neurology

4. Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment controls neuropathic pain associated to spinal cord injury - Arienti Chiara, Italy - Neurology

5. Comparison of the effects of HVLA manipulation of the cervical spine and thoracic spine on interincisal distance - Baillergeau Agathe, France - Dentistry

6. Influence of the French decrees on the use of two restricted and one forbidden techniques. A questionnaire analysis among DO MROF osteopaths.- Bardin Julien, France - General

7. CV4 technique effect evaluation in patients with disorder of consciousness: a case report - Bergese Giulia, Italy - Neurology

8. Effect of osteopathic manipulative treatment on plagiocephaly - Bergna Andrea, Italy - Neurology

9. Chronic low back pain: a comparison between osteopathic manipulative treatment and back school - Bergna Andrea, Italy – Muscle-Skeletal

10. Acute effects of spinal manipulation and passive stretching on muscle activation and fatigability - Cè Emiliano, Italy – Muscle-Skeletal

11. OMT effect on mobolity and pain of the spinal column using electronic inclinometric measurement in subject with polytrauma due to cord accident and micro fracture of C6 soma upper front angle. A clinical case - Civitillo Claudio, Italy – Muscle-Skeletal 8

12. Osteopathic manipulation reduces pain and improves quality of life - Degenhardt Brian, United States - Health

13. Osteopathic care of a patient with gall stones: a retrospective case study - Dey Marjolaine, France – Gastroenterology

14. The anatomical relationship between the tibialis posterior tendon and the talus – dissection and osteopathic interpretation - Draper-Rodi Jerry, United Kingdom - General

15. Osteopathic approach in treatment of algodystrophy - Gava Ileana, Italy – Muscle-Skeletal

16. Specificities of osteopathic manipulative treatment in chronic low back pain care. A literature review - Heissat Anne-Sophie, France – Muscle-Skeletal

17. treatment in primary raynauds syndrome with osteopathy - Kalcakosz / Takacs, D.O. Tamara, Austria – Rheumatology

18. Influence of general osteopathic treatment over manifestations of professional disadaption syndrome in physicians - Lovchev Andrev, Russian Federation - General

19. Post-puncture syndrome: osteopathic solution of the problem - Lovchev Andrev, Russian Federation – General

20. Cellular effects of hands radiation energy on erithroleukemia CCRF-CEM cultured cells - Marinelli Fiorenzo, Italy - General

21. Cancer related fatigue syndrome: osteopathic observational clinic study - Marino Pietro, Italy – Neurology/Rheumatology

22. Modifications of the vegetative system following entrapment of the skull in healthy subjects - Olivieri Massimiliano, Italy - Neurology

23. The association between aberrant eye movement and chronic neck pain - Osborne Neil, United Kingdom – Ophthalmology

24. Osteopathic Medicine, Psychology (Psychosomatic Psychoanalysis) and Non-Verbal Code - Pace Marianna, Italy – Psychology

25. Osteopathic manipulative treatment control back pain and support the frequency at gym course in over 60s - Pannunzio Andrea, Italy – Muscle-Skeletal 9

26. The scientific nature of osteopathy - Podmore William, United Kingdom - General

27. Osteopathic treatment in the Brazilian public health service - Queiroz Rogério, Brazil - General

28. Soft soft sweet Alice Rocchi Roberta, Italy - Pediatrics

29. Comparison of the influence of an osteopathic cranio- cervical technique performed in water versus on a table on the active range of spine side bending motion - Rochette Christelle, France – Muscle-Skeletal

30. Osteopathy as a promising short-term strategy for irritable bowel syndrome: a randomized controlled trial - Schwerla Florian, Germany – Gastroenterology

31. Osteopathy as a therapy during pregnancy: a randomized controlled trial - Schwerla Florian, Germany – Gynecology

32. Osteopathic treatment of women with primary dysmenorrhea. A randomized controlled trial - Schwerla Florian, Germany – Gynecology

33. Osteopathic treatment of low back pain during pregnancy. A randomized controlled trial - Schwerla Florian, Germany – Gynecology

34. Osteopathic treatment of patients with chronic non-specific neck pain. A randomized controlled trial - Schwerla Florian, Germany – Muscle-Skeletal

35. Development of a study protocol in osteopathic clinical research on an osteopathic approach for patients with late whiplash syndrome (LWS) - Kaiser Albrecht, Germany – Muscle-Skeletal

36. Do osteopathic treatments have an influence on the symptoms of patients with chronic abacterial prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome ? A randomized controlled trial - Schwerla Florian, Germany - Urology

37. Correlation between vertebral somatic dysfunction and cardiocirculatory function. Study in double-blind with ECG on 150 subjects. – Fabio Scoppa, DO, PhD, Italy - Cardiology 10

38. Osteopathic approach in Multiple sclerosis: clinical study - Tabarroni Silvia, Italy – Neurology

39. Clubfoot syndrome: an osteopathic treatment case report and literature review – Troiani Andrea, Italy – Neurology

40. EMG evaluation of abnormal thoracic paravertebral muscles on palpation – Vannucchi Viberto, Italy .- Neurology.

41. Osteopathic manipulation treatments in alpine skiing - Vismara Luca, Italy – Muscle-Skeletal

42. Cranio-facial growth: state of the art - Cataldo Gennaro

43. Stress and Anxiety in Low Back Pain – Jorge Concalves - Portugal


ACCEPTED ABSTRACTS THAT WILL NOT BE PRESENTED AT CONFERENCE

- Intervertebral coordination in idiopathic back pain - Brownhill Kevin, United Kingdom – Muscle-Skeletal

- Osteopathy And Orthodontics - Costa Stefano, Italy - Dentistry

- The influence of an osteopathic form of treatment with thorax and diaphragm techniques on vital capacity (VC) and forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1) on patients with advanced Ankylosing spondylitis - Hofmann Katja, Austria – Pulmonology

- Future Directions of Chiropractic and Osteopathic Research: A Perspective from North America - Rosner Anthony, United States - General

- Model for Osteopathic Student Global Health Fellowship - Sutphin Dean, United States – General

- Hashimoto sindrome, hypotyroidism and osteopathy - Dall'Omo Fabio, Italy - Endocrinology