The Ks Brief Stimulator® role in postural alterations treatment: Clinical case reports


  • Giuseppe Di Fabrizio Voluntary researcher graduate in Physical Therapy, Italy
  • Davide Neva Di Fabrizio Carlo Basilotta Hospital, Italy
  • Angelo Eliseo Sberna Kore University of Enna, Italy
  • Federica Maugeri Voluntary researcher graduated in Preventive and Adapted Motor Activity Sciences and Techniques, Italy
  • Omar Gaetano Maria Mingrino Kore University of Enna, Italy
  • Vincenzo Cristian Francavilla Kore University of Enna, Italy


Diaphragm, Posture, Baropodometry, Podalic Support


The aim of the study was to evaluate the modulations of the postural tonic system, observing the variations of plantar support. We worked on the restoration of the diaphragm function through respiratory gymnastics strategy that provides for the use of the KS Brief Stimulator® tool. For the study, 5 subjects between the ages of 10 and 27, male and female, were recruited, all with different postural alterations. The subjects underwent a preliminary baropodometric evaluation and then treated, on a monthly basis for a total of 5 months, with the KS brief Stimulator® technology and re-evaluated at the end of each treatment. Twice a week everyone carried out adapted physical activity protocols. At the end of each treatment the results of the baropodometric tests reported changes in terms of improvement of the pressure centre, showing a more congruous value than the concept of the centre of gravity and changes in the distribution of loads in both feet, in all subjects. Concluding, we could deduce the fundamental role of the diaphragm muscle in the global postural rebalancing and affirm that the application of the Ks brief Stimulator® technology, alongside the kinesiological work, represents the keystone for the restoration of the diaphragmatic function.


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Di Fabrizio, G., Di Fabrizio, D. N., Sberna, A. E., Maugeri, F., Mingrino, O. G. M., & Francavilla, V. C. (2020). The Ks Brief Stimulator® role in postural alterations treatment: Clinical case reports. Journal of Human Sport and Exercise, 15(4proc), S1108-S1122. Retrieved from

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