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  1. Content type: Research

    Prone hip extension (PHE) is a common and widely accepted test used for assessment of the lumbo-pelvic movement pattern. Considerable increased in lumbar lordosis during this test has been considered as impair...

    Authors: Amir Massoud Arab, Arash Haghighat, Zahra Amiri and Fariba Khosravi

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2017 25:8

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  2. Content type: Debate

    The philosophy of chiropractic has been a much debated entity throughout the existence of the chiropractic profession. Much criticism has been passed upon the historical philosophy of chiropractic and propagat...

    Authors: Timothy A. Mirtz

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2017 25:7

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  3. Content type: Systematic review

    Sports injuries are often described as overuse or traumatic. Little is known about the frequency of overuse injuries and, in particular, if they vary between different types of sporting activities.

    Authors: Charlène Chéron, Christine Le Scanff and Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2017 25:4

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  4. Content type: Research

    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...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2017 25:2

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  5. Content type: Systematic review

    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...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2017 25:1

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  6. Content type: Research

    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 ...

    Authors: Robert Cooperstein and Morgan Young

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:50

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  7. Content type: 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...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:46

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  8. Content type: Research

    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...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:47

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  9. Content type: Research

    Anatomy apps supplement traditional learning; however, it is unknown if their use can improve students’ outcome. The present study examined whether the use of anatomy apps improved student performance on a neu...

    Authors: Amanda J. Meyer, Norman J. Stomski, C. Dominique Losco and Anthony J. Armson

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:44

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  10. Content type: 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...

    Authors: Charlène Chéron, Christine Le Scanff and Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:41

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  11. Content type: Debate

    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...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:43

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  12. Content type: Debate

    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...

    Authors: Jessica K. Paulus and David E. Thaler

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:42

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  13. Content type: Research

    While the role of complementary medicine therapies such as chiropractic and osteopathy is yet to be clearly delineated in the Australian context, demand for these services remains high. The attitudes of genera...

    Authors: Roger M. Engel, Robyn Beirman and Sandra Grace

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:37

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  14. Content type: Research

    Practice-based data collection can offer insight into the nature of chiropractic practice and contribute to resolving the conundrum of the chiropractic profession’s role in contemporary healthcare, subsequentl...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:38

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  15. Content type: Research

    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...

    Authors: Sheena E. Wotherspoon and Peter W. McCarthy

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:35

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  16. Content type: Systematic review

    Work disability is a major personal, financial and public health burden. Predicting future work success is a major focus of research.

    Authors: Carol Cancelliere, James Donovan, Mette Jensen Stochkendahl, Melissa Biscardi, Carlo Ammendolia, Corrie Myburgh and J. David Cassidy

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:32

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  17. Content type: Research

    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...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:30

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  18. Content type: Research

    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...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:28

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  19. Content type: Debate

    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...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:33

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  20. Content type: Research

    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...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:27

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  21. Content type: Research

    The idea of chiropractors treating children is controversial, yet many parents seek chiropractic care for their children. The reasons for this are not well documented. Part one of this study aimed to document ...

    Authors: Anna Allen-Unhammer, Francis J. H. Wilson and Lise Hestbaek

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:29

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  22. Content type: Study protocol

    Lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) causing neurogenic claudication is a leading cause of pain, disability and loss of independence in older adults. The prevalence of lumbar spinal stenosis is growing rapidly due to ...

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

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:25

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  23. Content type: Research

    Perceived value is the key ingredient to carving and maintaining a competitive business niche. The opportunities to interact with consumers to understand and enhance perceived value are termed ‘touch points’. ...

    Authors: Corrie Myburgh, Eleanor Boyle, Johanne Brinch Larsen and Henrik Wulff Christensen

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:22

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  24. Content type: Research

    Myofascial pain is a common syndrome, which has not been studied extensively in the low back. Despite a variety of manual and instrument assisted interventions available, little work has targeted the possible ...

    Authors: Bert Ameloot and Jeff Bagust

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:20

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  25. Content type: Commentary

    Physical manipulation and manual therapies are thousands of years old. The most popular western world iteration of these therapies is delivered by chiropractors. It can be argued that the collective public hea...

    Authors: Bruce F. Walker

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:26

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  26. Content type: Research

    Reviews indicate that the quality of reporting of randomised controlled trials (RCTs) in the medical literature is less than optimal, poor to moderate, and require improving. However, the reporting quality of ...

    Authors: Fay Karpouzis, Rod Bonello, Mario Pribicevic, Allan Kalamir and Benjamin T. Brown

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:19

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:36

  27. Content type: Study protocol

    Cervicogenic headache is a prevalent and costly pain condition commonly treated by chiropractors. There is evidence to support the effectiveness for spinal manipulation, but the dose of treatment required to a...

    Authors: Linda Hanson, Mitchell Haas, Gert Bronfort, Darcy Vavrek, Craig Schulz, Brent Leininger, Roni Evans, Leslie Takaki and Moni Neradilek

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:23

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  28. Content type: Research

    Research in various medical fields demonstrates a consistent and positive association between clinical outcomes and the quality of the therapeutic alliance between the patient and clinician. The aim of this st...

    Authors: Nicoline M. Lambers and Jennifer E. Bolton

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:18

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  29. Content type: Research

    The majority of Rugby Union (rugby) players participate at the amateur level. Knowledge of player characteristics and injury risks is predominantly ascertained from studies on professional or junior athletes i...

    Authors: Michael S. Swain, Reidar P. Lystad, Nicholas Henschke, Christopher G. Maher and Steven J. Kamper

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:17

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  30. Content type: Research

    Few controlled trials have assessed the efficacy of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) for thoracic spine pain. No high quality trials have been performed to test the efficacy and effectiveness of Graston Techn...

    Authors: Amy L. Crothers, Simon D. French, Jeff J. Hebert and Bruce F. Walker

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:16

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:31

  31. Content type: Methodology

    The management of chronic health conditions increasingly requires an organized, coordinated, and patient-centered approach to care. The Chronic Care Model (CCM) has been adopted in primary care to improve care...

    Authors: Kent Jason Stuber, Mark Langweiler, Silvano Mior and Peter William McCarthy

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:15

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  32. Content type: Case report

    Nonfunctioning pituitary macroadenoma (NFPA) is a tumour of the endocrine system that is virtually always benign and can be difficult to detect. This case report is presented from the patient’s perspective to ...

    Authors: Craig A. Bauman, James D. Milligan, Tammy Labreche and John J. Riva

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:12

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  33. Content type: Methodology

    In order for measurements to be clinically useful, data on psychometric conditions such as reliability should be available in the population for which the measurements are intended to be used. This study compr...

    Authors: Steen Harsted, Rune M. Mieritz, Gert Bronfort and Jan Hartvigsen

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:13

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  34. Content type: Research

    The influence of psychological factors on acute neck pain is sparsely studied. In a secondary analysis of prospectively collected data, this study investigated how several psychological factors develop in the ...

    Authors: Brigitte Wirth, B. Kim Humphreys and Cynthia Peterson

    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2016 24:9

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