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  1. Pelvic girdle pain is a common problem during pregnancy and postpartum with significant personal and societal impact and costs. Studies examining the effectiveness of interventions for pelvic girdle pain measu...

    Authors: Francesca Wuytack and Maggie O’Donovan

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:62

    Content type: Systematic review

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  2. Accreditation of educational programs involves an independent agency assessing quality against a set of defined standards. Site inspection teams are appointed by an accrediting agency and compile a report with...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:49

    Content type: Research

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  3. Low back pain (LBP) is prevalent, costly and disabling. A biopsychosocial treatment approach involving physical and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is recommended for those with chronic LBP. It is not know...

    Authors: M. John Petrozzi, Andrew Leaver, Paulo H. Ferreira, Sidney M. Rubinstein, Mairwen K. Jones and Martin G. Mackey

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:54

    Content type: Research

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  4. To determine whether a discrepancy exists in identifying three musculoskeletal landmarks (medial meniscus, lateral malleolus and lateral epicondyle of the humerus) and whether ultrasound-guided (US-guided) pal...

    Authors: John Chinsuk Cho and Kenneth Reckelhoff

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:47

    Content type: Research

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  5. The literature supports the effectiveness of self-management support (SMS) to improve health outcomes of patients with chronic spine pain. However, patient engagement in SMS programs is suboptimal. The objecti...

    Authors: Owis Eilayyan, Aliki Thomas, Marie-Christine Hallé, Sara Ahmed, Anthony C. Tibbles, Craig Jacobs, Silvano Mior, Connie Davis, Roni Evans, Michael J. Schneider, Heather Owens, Fadi Al Zoubi, Jan Barnsley, Cynthia R. Long and Andre Bussières

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:44

    Content type: Research

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  6. The European Council on Chiropractic Education (ECCE) is currently the only chiropractic specific accrediting body in the world to include students as equal members on Council and accreditation evaluation team...

    Authors: Cynthia Peterson, Joyce Miller, B. Kim Humphreys and Ken Vall

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:53

    Content type: Research

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  7. Inactivity and sedentary lifestyle have led experts to recommend an increase in structured, workplace-based physical activity (PA) initiatives. Previous studies on workplace-based PA have only shown moderate a...

    Authors: Anne Garne-Dalgaard, Stephanie Mann, Thomas Viskum Gjelstrup Bredahl and Mette Jensen Stochkendahl

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:48

    Content type: Scoping Reviews

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  8. Clinicians nominate the distribution of leg pain as being important in diagnosing nerve root involvement. This study aimed to identify: (i) common unisegmental radicular pain patterns and whether they were der...

    Authors: Hanne B. Albert, Jeanette Kaae Hansen, Helle Søgaard and Peter Kent

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:50

    Content type: Research

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  9. A recent hypothesis purports that spinal manipulation may cause changes at a brain level. Functional Neurology, a mainly chiropractic approach, promotes the use of spinal manipulation to improve ‘brain functio...

    Authors: Anne-Laure Meyer, Michel-Ange Amorim, Martin Schubert, Petra Schweinhardt and Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:60

    Content type: Systematic review

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  10. Headache is the most common neurological symptoms worldwide, as over 90% of people have noted at least one headache during their lifetime. Tension-type headaches, cervicogenic headaches, and migraines are comm...

    Authors: Mohammadreza Pourahmadi, Mohammad Ali Mohseni-Bandpei, Abbasali Keshtkar, Bart W. Koes, César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas, Jan Dommerholt and Mehrdad Bahramian

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:43

    Content type: Study protocol

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  11. The process of developing patient management plans requires a series of clinical decision-making skills that can take years in practice to develop. For the inexperienced practitioner, providing a logical, syst...

    Authors: Michael Hobbs, Dirk Crafford, Katherine MacRae, Anneliese Hulme, Stephney Whillier and Hazel Jenkins

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:55

    Content type: Research

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  12. Spinal epidural hematoma is a rare condition usually secondary to trauma and coagulopathy. To the best of our knowledge, we present the first case of a patient with an iatrogenic hypercoaguable state performin...

    Authors: Jesse Cooper, Patrick Battaglia and Todd Reiter

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:41

    Content type: Case report

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  13. The aim of this study was to report on key informant opinions of Councils on Chiropractic Education (CCE) regarding recent research findings reporting on improving accreditation standards and processes for chi...

    Authors: Stanley I. Innes, Vicki Cope, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Bruce F. Walker

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:57

    Content type: Research

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  14. This is the second article reporting on a study that sought the views of people with extensive experience in Councils on Chiropractic Education (CCEs) on research that has raised concerns about variability in ...

    Authors: Stanley I. Innes, Vicki Cope, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Bruce F. Walker

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:56

    Content type: Research

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  15. Patient-centred care is internationally recognized as a foundation of quality patient care. Attitudes of students towards patient-centred care have been assessed in various health professions. However, little ...

    Authors: Karin Hammerich, Kent Stuber, Sheilah Hogg-Johnson, Anser Abbas, Martin Harris, Henrik Hein Lauridsen, Nadège Lemeunier, Michele Maiers, Peter McCarthy, Vanessa Morales, Corrie Myburgh, Vanessa Petrini, Katherine Pohlman and Silvano Mior

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:46

    Content type: Research

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  16. At the crux of patient centred care is Shared Decision Making (SDM), which benefits patient and practitioner. Despite external pressures, studies indicate that SDM remains poorly practised across a variety of ...

    Authors: Dévan Rajendran, Jane Beazley and Philip Bright

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:42

    Content type: Research

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  17. Muscle energy techniques are applied to reduce pain and increase range of motion. These are applied to a variety of pathological conditions and on asymptomatic subjects. There is however limited knowledge on t...

    Authors: Ewan Thomas, Antonio Rosario Cavallaro, Diba Mani, Antonino Bianco and Antonio Palma

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:35

    Content type: Systematic review

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  18. Headache is one of the most common pain symptoms in childhood having a negative impact on many aspects of the lives of affected children, both short-term and long-term. Therefore, it is important to document s...

    Authors: Susanne Lynge, Jan Hartvigsen, Henrik Wulff Christensen, Werner Vach and Lise Hestbaek

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:40

    Content type: Study protocol

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  19. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an increasingly prevalent respiratory disease that impacts on daily living. In addition to difficulty breathing, many people experience extrapulmonary comorbidit...

    Authors: Danielle A. Baxter, Johannah L. Shergis, Azharuddin Fazalbhoy and Meaghan E. Coyle

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:37

    Content type: Systematic review

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  20. There is insufficient evidence regarding psychosocial factors and its long-term association with persistent pregnancy-related lumbopelvic pain. The overall aim of this study was to investigate women with persi...

    Authors: Cecilia Bergström, Margareta Persson and Ingrid Mogren

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:34

    Content type: Research

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  21. Investigations into the possible associations between early in life motor function and later in life musculoskeletal health, will require easily obtainable, valid, and reliable measures of gross motor function...

    Authors: Steen Harsted, Anders Holsgaard-Larsen, Lise Hestbæk, Eleanor Boyle and Henrik Hein Lauridsen

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:39

    Content type: Research

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  22. The diagnosis of primary headaches assists health care providers in their decision-making regarding patient treatment, co-management and further evaluation. Chiropractors are popular health care providers for ...

    Authors: Craig Moore, Andrew Leaver, David Sibbritt and Jon Adams

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:33

    Content type: Research

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  23. The world is faced with a chronic shortage of health workers, and the World Health Organization (WHO) has estimated a global shortage of 7.2 million health workers resulting in large gaps in service provision ...

    Authors: Mette Jensen Stochkendahl, Mana Rezai, Paola Torres, Deborah Sutton, Peter Tuchin, Richard Brown and Pierre Côté

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:36

    Content type: Research

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  24. Feasibility and pilot studies are recommended prior to embarking on large-scale costly confirmatory trials. The objectives were to determine the feasibility of conducting a cluster randomized controlled trial ...

    Authors: Prakash Dhopte, Simon D. French, Jeffrey A. Quon, Heather Owens and André Bussières

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:31

    Content type: Research

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  25. Musculoskeletal injuries are one of the most prevalent battle and non-battle related injuries in the active duty military. In some countries, chiropractic services are accessed to manage such injuries within a...

    Authors: Silvano Mior, Deborah Sutton, Carolina Cancelliere, Simon French, Anne Taylor-Vaisey and Pierre Côté

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:45

    Content type: Scoping Reviews

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  26. Clinical education forms a substantial component of health professional education. Increased cohorts in Australian osteopathic education have led to consideration of alternatives to traditional placements to e...

    Authors: Kylie M. Fitzgerald, Tracy Denning, Brett R. Vaughan, Michael J. Fleischmann and Brian C. Jolly

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:38

    Content type: Research

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  27. In 2011, World Spine Care (WSC) opened their pilot clinic at the Botswana Mahalapye District Hospital (MDH) aiming to develop a low-cost model of evidence-based spine care for underserved communities. Providin...

    Authors: Mufudzi Chihambakwe, Laura O’Connor, Penelope M. Orton and Maria A. Hondras

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:28

    Content type: Research

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  28. Lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) leads to diminished blood flow to the spinal nerves causing neurogenic claudication and impaired walking ability. Animal studies have demonstrated increased blood flow to the spina...

    Authors: Carlo Ammendolia, Pierre Côté, Y. Raja Rampersaud, Danielle Southerst, Michael Schneider, Aksa Ahmed, Claire Bombardier, Gillian Hawker and Brian Budgell

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:24

    Content type: Research

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  29. A crisis confronts the Complementary and Integrative Health (CIH) teaching institutions in the US. Research infrastructure is needed to build and sustain productive research programs and retain their own resea...

    Authors: Ian D. Coulter and Patricia M. Herman

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:32

    Content type: Commentary

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  30. Manual therapy is a commonly used treatment for patients with back and neck pain. Studies have shown that manual therapy-related adverse events are mainly short in duration and mild or moderate by their intens...

    Authors: Vesa Tabell, Ina M. Tarkka, Lena W. Holm and Eva Skillgate

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:27

    Content type: Research

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  31. The effectiveness of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) for improving athletic performance in healthy athletes is unclear. Assessing the effect of SMT on other performance outcomes in asymptomatic populations m...

    Authors: Melissa Corso, Silvano A. Mior, Sarah Batley, Taylor Tuff, Sophia da Silva-Oolup, Scott Howitt and John Srbely

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:25

    Content type: Systematic review

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  32. The World Health Organization (WHO), in its “Rehabilitation 2030 A Call for Action”, identified the need to strengthen rehabilitation in health systems to meet the growing demands of current and future populat...

    Authors: Pierre Côté, Deborah Sutton, Richard Nicol, Richard Brown and Silvano Mior

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:29

    Content type: Commentary

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  33. The burden of musculoskeletal disorders increases every year, with low back and neck pain being the most frequently reported conditions for seeking manual therapy treatment. In recent years, manual therapy res...

    Authors: Mégane Pasquier, Catherine Daneau, Andrée-Anne Marchand, Arnaud Lardon and Martin Descarreaux

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:23

    Content type: Research

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  34. Low back pain (LBP) is a common disabling condition in older adults which often limits physical function and diminishes quality of life. Two clinical trials in older adults have shown spinal manipulative thera...

    Authors: Craig Schulz, Roni Evans, Michele Maiers, Karen Schulz, Brent Leininger and Gert Bronfort

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:21

    Content type: Research

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  35. Patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) is a common musculoskeletal disorder. There is little consensus on the etiology, but one explanatory model suggests that PFPS can be caused by referred pain. Neurodynamic te...

    Authors: Kristine Vegstein, Hilde Stendal Robinson and Roar Jensen

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:26

    Content type: Research

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  36. The Commission of the European Communities has published guidelines to be used as a gold standard for quality assessment of diagnostic radiographic images. Image quality and radiation dose must be monitored an...

    Authors: Klaus Doktor, Maria Lind Vilholm, Aldis Hardardóttir, Henrik Wulff Christensen and Jens Lauritsen

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:20

    Content type: Research

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  37. Spinal manipulation (SM) has been shown in a systematic review to have a statistically significant effect on the pressure pain threshold (PPT) in asymptomatic subjects, when SM is compared to a sham interventi...

    Authors: Margaux Honoré, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Olivier Gagey and Niels Wedderkopp

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:22

    Content type: Systematic review

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  38. Approximately 60% of people with low back pain also have associated leg pain symptoms. Guidelines for low back pain recommend non-pharmacological approaches, including spinal manipulation - a therapy provided ...

    Authors: Matthew Fernandez, Craig Moore, Wenbo Peng, Katie de Luca, Katherine A. Pohlman, Michael Swain and Jon Adams

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:19

    Content type: Research

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  39. The chiropractic profession both in the past and presently has diverse opinions concerning different health care approaches and the science or otherwise that underpins them. Previous research has reported that...

    Authors: Halldór Fannar Gíslason, Jari Kullervo Salminen, Linn Sandhaugen, Andreas Stenseth Storbråten, Renske Versloot, Inger Roug and Dave Newell

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:16

    Content type: Research

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  40. Recent studies have shown that psychological factors, attitudes and beliefs impact on the quality of chiropractic student clinical decisions. This association has not been studied among qualified chiropractors...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:15

    Content type: Research

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  41. Chronic migraine is a largely refractory condition affecting between 1 and 2.2% of the overall population worldwide, with females more affected than males. There are also high health and socioeconomic costs as...

    Authors: Jim Odell, Carol Clark, Adrian Hunnisett, Osman Hassan Ahmed and Jonathan Branney

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:11

    Content type: Study protocol

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  42. Taking the natural course of recurrent and fluctuating low back pain (LBP) seen in longitudinal studies of adults into consideration, the aetiology and development of LBP in children and adolescents also needs...

    Authors: Tina Junge, Niels Wedderkopp, Eleanor Boyle and Per Kjaer

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:10

    Content type: Systematic review

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  43. Intramuscular adipose tissue (IMAT) is a feature of degenerative muscle composition and is a common feature in populations with chronic low back pain (CLBP). Avoidance behavior is a possible cause of morpholog...

    Authors: Eddo Wesselink, Edwin de Raaij, Philip Pevenage, Nick van der Kaay and Jan Pool

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:14

    Content type: Research

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  44. The autonomic nervous system (ANS) interests many chiropractors and manual therapists, because joint manipulative techniques (JMT), e.g. high velocity low amplitude (HVLA) manipulations and mobilizations, appe...

    Authors: Mathieu Picchiottino, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Olivier Gagey and David M. Hallman

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:17

    Content type: Systematic review

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  45. Previous studies of patients with neck pain have reported a high variability in prevalence of MRI findings of disc degeneration, disc herniation etc. This is most likely due to small and heterogenous study pop...

    Authors: Rikke Krüger Jensen, Tue Secher Jensen, Søren Grøn, Erik Frafjord, Uffe Bundgaard, Anders Lynge Damsgaard, Jeppe Mølgaard Mathiasen and Per Kjaer

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:13

    Content type: Research

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  46. Due to the recurrent nature of low back pain (LBP), the traditional concepts of cure and recovery are challenged, and investigating the course rather than status at fixed time-points may help us understand pro...

    Authors: Lise Hestbaek, Cornelius Myburgh, Henrik Hein Lauridsen, Eleanor Boyle and Alice Kongsted

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:12

    Content type: Methodology

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