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Table 4 Three case scenarios for which continued care would be the correct choice in a survey of 214 Australian chiropractic students

From: Chiropractic student choices in relation to indications, non-indications and contra-indications of continued care

Case Scenarios Population ‘Correct’ response
N (%) [95% CI]
Neck Scenario 1 Simple uncomplicated neck pain Students Year 3 4 5 81 (80) 82 (95) 25 (100) [71–88] [89–99] [86–100]
Neck Scenario 2 Simple uncomplicated neck pain with pain in the trapezius Students Year 3 4 5 43 (43) 50 (58) 21 (84) [33–53] [47–69] [64–96]
LBP Scenario 4 Recurrent LBP over 12 months with previous episodes and complete recovery Students Year 3 4 5 58 (61) 48 (57) 22 (88) [51–71] [46–68] [69–98]