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Table 5 Two case scenarios for which continued care would be not be indicated (‘non-indicated’) 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]
LBP Scenario 1
Complete recovery with no previous episode
Students Year 3
Year 4
Year 5
62 (63)
55 (64)
13 (52)
[53–73]
[53–74]
[31–72]
LBP Scenario 9
Absence of improvement for no apparent reason, probably concomitant depression
Students Year 3
Year 4
Year 5
51 (53)
42 (51)
14 (58)
[43–63]
[40–62]
[35–76]