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  1. Systematic review

    A systematic review of thrust manipulation for non-surgical shoulder conditions

    Although many conservative management options are available for patients with non-surgical shoulder conditions, there is little evidence of their effectiveness. This review investigated one manual therapy appr...

    Amy L. Minkalis, Robert D. Vining, Cynthia R. Long, Cheryl Hawk and Katie de Luca

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2017 25:1

    Published on: 4 January 2017

  2. Research

    Musculoskeletal diagnostic ultrasound imaging for thickness measurement of four principal muscles of the cervical spine -a reliability and agreement study

    The reliability of musculoskeletal diagnostic ultrasound imaging (MSK-DUSI) for the evaluation of neck musculature has been sparsely documented in the research literature. Until now, research has featured a li...

    Cecilie Krage Øverås, Birgitte Lawaetz Myhrvold, Gro Røsok and Eli Magnesen

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2017 25:2

    Published on: 4 January 2017

  3. Research

    The reliability of spinal motion palpation determination of the location of the stiffest spinal site is influenced by confidence ratings: a secondary analysis of three studies

    This is a secondary analysis of three previous studies on the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spines. It uses continuous analysis of the stiffest spinal site rather than more typical level-by-level analysis to ...

    Robert Cooperstein and Morgan Young

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:50

    Published on: 20 December 2016

  4. Research

    The effect of obesity on treatment outcomes for low back pain

    The objective of this study was to estimate the effect of obesity, as measured by body mass index (BMI), on treatment outcomes for low back pain (LBP).

    Stanley C. Ewald, Eric L. Hurwitz and Anupama Kizhakkeveettil

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:48

    Published on: 12 December 2016

  5. Systematic review

    Similarities and differences of a selection of key accreditation standards between chiropractic councils on education: a systematic review

    Councils of Chiropractic Education (CCE) indirectly influence patient care and safety through their role of ensuring the standards of training delivered by chiropractic educational institutions. This is achiev...

    Stanley I. Innes, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Bruce F. Walker

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:46

    Published on: 7 December 2016

  6. Research

    Effect of lumbar spinal manipulation on local and remote pressure pain threshold and pinprick sensitivity in asymptomatic individuals: a randomised trial

    The mechanisms of clinical pain relief associated with spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) are poorly understood. Our objective was to determine whether lumbar high-velocity low-amplitude SMT altered pressure pa...

    Sasha L. Dorron, Barrett E. Losco, Peter D. Drummond and Bruce F. Walker

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:47

    Published on: 5 December 2016

  7. Systematic review

    Association between sports type and overuse injuries of extremities in children and adolescents: a systematic review

    Sporting activities can cause injuries and overuse injuries of the extremities (OIE) in children have been shown to be more common than injuries caused by trauma. The lower extremity is more frequently affecte...

    Charlène Chéron, Christine Le Scanff and Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:41

    Published on: 15 November 2016

  8. Debate

    Does case misclassification threaten the validity of studies investigating the relationship between neck manipulation and vertebral artery dissection stroke? No

    The purported relationship between cervical manipulative therapy (CMT) and stroke related to vertebral artery dissection (VAD) has been debated for several decades. A large number of publications, from case re...

    Donald R. Murphy, Michael J. Schneider, Stephen M. Perle, Christopher G. Bise, Michael Timko and Mitchell Haas

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:43

    Published on: 5 November 2016

  9. Debate

    Does case misclassification threaten the validity of studies investigating the relationship between neck manipulation and vertebral artery dissection stroke? Yes

    For patients and health care providers who are considering spinal manipulative therapy of the neck, it is crucial to establish if it is a trigger for cervical artery dissection and/or stroke, and if it is, the...

    Jessica K. Paulus and David E. Thaler

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:42

    Published on: 5 November 2016

  10. Research

    Outcomes of a pilot study in chiropractic practices in Western Australia

    This paper reports the quantitative outcomes of a mixed-methods pilot study of the characteristics and demographics of chiropractic practices and patients in Western Australia.

    Lyndon G Amorin-Woods, Gregory F. Parkin-Smith, Lee Nedkoff and Colleen Fisher

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:34

    Published on: 10 October 2016

  11. Research

    The factors and motivations behind United Kingdom chiropractic professional association membership: a survey of the Welsh Institute of Chiropractic Alumni

    There are many professional associations representing chiropractors and chiropractic in the United Kingdom (UK). Each has its unique selling points (USPs) and chiropractors can choose to join as many as they l...

    Sheena E. Wotherspoon and Peter W. McCarthy

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:35

    Published on: 12 September 2016

  12. Research

    How comprehensively is evidence-based practice represented in councils on chiropractic education (CCE) educational standards: a systematic audit

    The incorporation of evidence-based practice (EBP) is widely recognised as a necessary process for entry-level health professional training. Accreditation documents reflect the practice standards of health pro...

    Stanley I. Innes, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Bruce F. Walker

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:30

    Published on: 5 September 2016

  13. Research

    Who consults chiropractors in Victoria, Australia?: Reasons for attending, general health and lifestyle habits of chiropractic patients

    COAST (Chiropractic Observational and Analysis STudy) reported the clinical practices of chiropractors. The aims of this study were to: 1) describe the chiropractic patient demographic and health characteristi...

    Melanie J. Charity, Helena C. Britt, Bruce F. Walker, Jane M. Gunn, Kirsty Forsdike-Young, Barbara I. Polus and Simon D. French

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:28

    Published on: 1 September 2016

  14. Debate

    A commentary on the implications of medication prescription rights for the chiropractic profession

    There is a growing desire within the chiropractic profession to expand the scope of practice to include limited medication prescription rights for the treatment of spine-related and other musculoskeletal condi...

    Peter C. Emary, Taco A. W. Houweling, Martin Wangler, Stephen J. Burnie, Katherine J. Hood and W. Mark Erwin

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:33

    Published on: 24 August 2016

  15. Research

    The effectiveness and feasibility of an online educational program for improving evidence-based practice literacy: an exploratory randomized study of US chiropractors

    Online education programs are becoming a popular means to disseminate knowledge about evidence-based practice (EBP) among healthcare practitioners. This mode of delivery also offers a viable and potentially su...

    Michael Schneider, Roni Evans, Mitchell Haas, Matthew Leach, Louise Delagran, Cheryl Hawk, Cynthia Long, Gregory D. Cramer, Oakland Walters, Corrie Vihstadt and Lauren Terhorst

    Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:27

    Published on: 2 August 2016

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