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Table 2 Indications for treatment using Functional Neurology according to four sources in a scoping review

From: Unravelling functional neurology: a scoping review of theories and clinical applications in a context of chiropractic manual therapy

Groups and/or subgroups of conditions Source of information
Book Articles Websites Interviews
Neuromusculoskeletal disorders Headaches NM NM X X
Others Low back pain with radiculopathy
Peripheral neuropathies
Low back pain
Neck pain
Ankle pain
Low back pain
Radiculopathies
Neck pain
Peripheral neuropathies
Spinal stenosis
Upper/lower extremity conditions
Low back pain
Radiculopathies
Neck pain
Traumatic brain injuries (symptom(s) related to such injuries) X X X X
Neurological diseases or disorders Neurodegenerative disease Parkinson’s disease Parkinson’s disease Parkinson’s disease
Multiple sclerosis
Alzheimer’s disease
Parkinson’s disease
Multiple sclerosis
Movement disorders Dystonias Cervical dystonia Dystonia
Tremor disorders
Dystonia
Post-stroke symptoms X NM X X
Others Migraines
Complex regional pain syndrome
Dysautonomia
Migraines
Complex regional pain syndrome
Landau Kleffner syndrome
Migraines
Seizure disorders
Spinal cord lesions
Fibromyalgia
Restless legs
Migraines
Psychiatric disorders Neurodevelopmental disorders ADHD ADHD ADD/ADHD
Dyslexia
Autism
ADD/ADHD
« dys » disorders, including dyslexia
Mood disorders Anxiety Depression NMa Anxiety disorders
Depression
NM
Others OCD OCD
Tourette’s syndrome
OCD
PTSD
PTSD
Various neurological and non-neurological symptoms Tinnitus
Deafness
Muscle spasms
Post manipulative therapy symptoms
Paresthesia Balance disorders
Vertigo
Numbness
Sleeping difficulties
Balance disorders
Vertigo
Others Oral dysplasia Primary nocturnal enuresis Physical, cognitive, academic and/or creativity enhancement
Lyme disease
NM
  1. NM Condition(s) not mentioned
  2. X Condition(s) mentioned without specific example(s)
  3. ADD/ADHD Attention deficit disorder / attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder
  4. OCD Obsessive compulsive disorder
  5. PTSD Post-traumatic stress disorder
  6. aOne reviewed article deals with mood disorders in a context of multiple symptoms related to traumatic brain injury