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  1. Approximately 50% of patients who receive spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) experience some kind of adverse event (AE), typically benign and transient in nature. Regardless of their severity, mitigating benign...

    Authors: Martha Funabashi, Katherine A. Pohlman, Rachel Goldsworthy, Alex Lee, Anthony Tibbles, Silvano Mior and Greg Kawchuk
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:46
  2. Spine related disorders entail biological (somatic), psychological, and social factors. Though biological factors are often emphasized, psychosocial considerations may not be receiving proper attention in the ...

    Authors: Jordan A. Gliedt, Patrick J. Battaglia and Benjamin D. Holmes
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:43
  3. The assessment of spinal stiffness by manual palpation in clinical settings has demonstrated both poor accuracy and reliability. More recently, mechanical methods for assessment of spinal stiffness have demons...

    Authors: Anika Young, Michael S. Swain, Gregory N. Kawchuk, Arnold Y. L. Wong and Aron S. Downie
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:42
  4. Cervicothoracic (CT) junction hypomobility has been proposed as a contributing factor for neck pain. However, there are limited studies that compared the effect of CT junction mobilization against an effective...

    Authors: Shriya Joshi, Ganesh Balthillaya and Y. V. Raghava Neelapala
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:38
  5. Knowledge about the occurrence and distribution of musculoskeletal problems in early life is needed. The objectives were to group children aged 8 to 16 according to their distribution of pain in the spine, low...

    Authors: Signe Fuglkjær, Werner Vach, Jan Hartvigsen, Kristina Boe Dissing, Tina Junge and Lise Hestbæk
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:45
  6. Chiropractors see themselves as well positioned to provide safe, effective and economical care for the on-going financial burden that spinal pain imposes. However, in many places of the world, the chiropractic...

    Authors: Stanley I. Innes, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Bruce F. Walker
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:40
  7. Authors: Pierre Côté, André Bussières, J. David Cassidy, Jan Hartvigsen, Greg N. Kawchuk, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Silvano Mior and Michael Schneider
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:48
  8. Chronic spinal pain conditions affect millions of US adults and carry a high healthcare cost burden, both direct and indirect. Conservative interventions for spinal pain conditions, including chiropractic care...

    Authors: Brian C. Coleman, Samah Fodeh, Anthony J. Lisi, Joseph L. Goulet, Kelsey L. Corcoran, Harini Bathulapalli and Cynthia A. Brandt
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:47
  9. Human anatomy education is compulsory in the undergraduate curriculum in all Australian chiropractic education programs. There is very little data on clinicians’ perceptions of the adequacy of their anatomy tr...

    Authors: Rosemary Giuriato, Goran Štrkalj, Tania Prvan and Nalini Pather
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:37
  10. When indicated by signs or symptoms of potentially serious underlying pathology (red flags), chiropractors can use radiographs to inform their diagnosis. In the absence of red flags, the clinical utility of ro...

    Authors: Melissa Corso, Carol Cancelliere, Silvano Mior, Varsha Kumar, Ali Smith and Pierre Côté
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:33
  11. The COVID-19 pandemic led to unprecedented changes, as many state and local governments enacted stay-at-home orders and non-essential businesses were closed. State chiropractic licensing boards play an importa...

    Authors: Shawn M. Neff, Christopher B. Roecker, Casey S. Okamoto, Samuel L. Holguin, Jason G. Napuli, Ross Mattox, Nathan A. Hinkeldey and David J. Paris
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:44
  12. There is some evidence and anecdotal reports that high-velocity low-amplitude (HVLA) spinal manipulation therapy (SMT) for non-specific low back pain (NSLBP) may immediately reduce pain in some patients. The m...

    Authors: Stanley Innes, Amber Beynon, Christopher Hodgetts, Rachel Manassah, Denyse Lim and Bruce F. Walker
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:39
  13. Little is known about the preferred treatment strategies of chiropractors in managing low back pain patients with prior lumbar fusions. There are several case reports which describe chiropractic care following...

    Authors: Clinton J. Daniels, Jordan A. Gliedt, Pradeep Suri, Edward M. Bednarz and Anthony J. Lisi
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:29
  14. People with chronic low back pain (LBP) typically have increased pain sensitivity compared to healthy controls, however its unknown if pain sensitivity differs based on LBP trajectory at baseline or after manu...

    Authors: Sasha L. Aspinall, Angela Jacques, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Sarah J. Etherington and Bruce F. Walker
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:36
  15. Chiropractic emerged in 1895 and was promoted as a viable health care substitute in direct competition with the medical profession. This was an era when there was a belief that one cause and one cure for all d...

    Authors: J. Keith Simpson and Kenneth J. Young
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:35
  16. To investigate for congenital muscular torticollis (CMT) and positional plagiocephaly (PP) the effectiveness and safety of manual therapy, repositioning and helmet therapy (PP only) using a systematic review o...

    Authors: Julie Ellwood, Jerry Draper-Rodi and Dawn Carnes
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:31
  17. Social media has become an increasingly important tool in monitoring the onset and spread of infectious diseases globally as well monitoring the spread of information about those diseases. This includes the sp...

    Authors: Greg Kawchuk, Jan Hartvigsen, Steen Harsted, Casper Glissmann Nim and Luana Nyirö
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:34
  18. According to the American Physical Therapy Association, there is strong evidence to show that vertebral mobilization and manipulation procedures can be used to improve spinal and hip mobility and reduce pain a...

    Authors: Jefferson Fagundes Loss, Luciano de Souza da Silva, Iã Ferreira Miranda, Sandro Groisman, Edgar Santiago Wagner Neto, Catiane Souza and Cláudia Tarragô Candotti
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:25
  19. Following head and neck trauma, the involvement of the cranio-cervical junction (CCJ) and its contribution to a patients transition to chronic pain, is poorly understood. The detection of hypermobility in this...

    Authors: Karthik V. Hariharan, Lauren Terhorst, Matthew D. Maxwell, Christopher G. Bise, Michael G. Timko and Michael J. Schneider
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:32
  20. The Council on Chiropractic Education Australasia (CCE-A) is tasked with assessment and accreditation of chiropractic programs (CPs) in the Australasian community. To achieve this process the CCE-A has develop...

    Authors: Stanley I. Innes and Amanda Kimpton
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:30
  21. Chiropractic technique systems (‘prescriptive’ techniques) might be interpreted as helpful guidelines. However, ‘prescriptive’ techniques, such as Functional Neurology (FN), Sacro-Occipital Technique, and Appl...

    Authors: Marine Demortier, Guillaume Goncalves, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Christine Le Scanff and Niels Wedderkopp
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:28
  22. Migraine is a highly disabling condition and pharmacological treatment is the gold standard. However, several patients have also positive responses to the application of different manual techniques and therape...

    Authors: Mariana Tedeschi Benatto, Lidiane Lima Florencio, Marcela Mendes Bragatto, Fabíola Dach, César Fernández-de-las-Peñas and Débora Bevilaqua-Grossi
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:22
  23. The 2019 coronavirus pandemic is a current global health crisis. Many chiropractic institutions, associations, and researchers have stepped up at a time of need. However, a subset of the chiropractic professio...

    Authors: Joshua Plener, Ben Csiernik, Geronimo Bejarano, Jesper Hjertstrand and Benjamin Goodall
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:26
  24. Internet analytics are increasingly being integrated into public health regulation. One specific application is to monitor compliance of website and social media activity with respect to jurisdictional regulat...

    Authors: Greg Kawchuk, Jan Hartvigsen, Stan Innes, J. Keith Simpson and Brian Gushaty
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:24
  25. The depth and breadth of research on dry needling (DN) has not been evaluated specifically for symptomatic spine related disorders (SRD) from myofascial trigger points (TrP), disc, nerve and articular structur...

    Authors: Matthew F. Funk and Aric J. Frisina-Deyo
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:23
  26. In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the International Chiropractors Association (ICA) posted reports claiming that chiropractic care can impact the immune system. These claims clash with recommendations ...

    Authors: Pierre Côté, André Bussières, J. David Cassidy, Jan Hartvigsen, Greg N. Kawchuk, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Silvano Mior and Michael Schneider
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:21
  27. A recent study showed that chiropractic patients had fewer days with bothersome (activity-limiting) low back pain (LBP) when receiving care at regular pre-planned intervals regardless of symptoms (‘maintenance...

    Authors: Andreas Eklund, Jan Hagberg, Irene Jensen, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Alice Kongsted, Peter Lövgren, Mattias Jonsson, Jakob Petersen-Klingberg, Christian Calvert and Iben Axén
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:19
  28. Low back pain is a common condition among older adults that significantly influences physical function and participation. Compared to their younger counterparts, there is limited information available about th...

    Authors: Alan D. Jenks, Trynke Hoekstra, Iben Axén, Katie de Luca, Jonathan Field, Dave Newell, Jan Hartvigsen, Simon D. French, Bart Koes, Maurits W. van Tulder and Sidney M. Rubinstein
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:17
  29. The Danish Authorisation Act sets out the chiropractic scope of practice. Under this legislation the scope of practice is diagnostics, prevention and treatment of biomechanical disorders of the spine, pelvis a...

    Authors: Rikke Krüger Jensen, Mie Elisa Irgens Agersted, Heike Aaby Nielsen and Søren O’Neill
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:16
  30. In individuals having low back pain, the application of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) has been shown to reduce spinal stiffness in those who report improvements in post-SMT disability. The underlying mecha...

    Authors: Peter Jun, Isabelle Pagé, Albert Vette and Greg Kawchuk
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:15
  31. Life satisfaction is a component of the subjective well-being construct. Research consistently suggests that life satisfaction is associated with enhanced social benefits and improved health outcomes. However,...

    Authors: Brett Vaughan, Jane Mulcahy, Thomas Allen, Emi Coupe, David Gobbo, Leila Nasser, Karen Pain and Kylie Fitzgerald
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:14
  32. Chronic musculoskeletal pain is associated with reduced balance performance and falls risk. Manual therapies are commonly used interventions for musculoskeletal pain. There is emerging evidence that manual the...

    Authors: Julie C. Kendall, Dein Vindigni, Barbara I. Polus, Michael F. Azari and Samantha C. Harman
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:13
  33. For diagnostic procedures to be clinically useful, they must be reliable. The interpretation of lumbar spine MRI scans is subject to variability and there is a lack of studies where reliability of multiple deg...

    Authors: Klaus Doktor, Tue Secher Jensen, Henrik Wulff Christensen, Ulrich Fredberg, Morten Kindt, Eleanor Boyle and Jan Hartvigsen
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:8
  34. Spinal manipulation (SM) has been shown to have an effect on the pressure pain threshold (PPT) in asymptomatic subjects, but SM has never been compared in studies on this topic to a validated sham procedure. W...

    Authors: Margaux Honoré, Mathieu Picchiottino, Niels Wedderkopp, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Olivier Gagey
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:6
  35. To describe characteristics and activity limitations of new patients with musculoskeletal conditions presenting to the World Spine Care (WSC) clinic located in the underserved community of Moca, Dominican Repu...

    Authors: Sophia da Silva-Oolup, Margareta Nordin, Paula Stern, Geoff Outerbridge and Pierre Côté
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:3
  36. This commentary brings the 2017–2019 thematic series What is Chiropractic? to a close. The 18 papers published in the series contribute to a better understanding of what chiropractic is, where chiropractors pract...

    Authors: Jan Hartvigsen and Simon D. French
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:4
  37. Functional Neurology (FN), founded by FR Carrick, is an approach used by some chiropractors to treat a multitude of conditions via the nervous system including the brain. However, it seems to lack easily obtai...

    Authors: Marine Demortier and Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:9

    The Letter to the Editor to this article has been published in Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:10

    The Letter to the Editor to this article has been published in Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:10

  38. Manual therapy (MT) hypothetically affects discrepant neuromuscular control and movement observed in populations with low back pain (LBP). Previous studies have demonstrated the limited influence of MT on move...

    Authors: Giancarlo Carpino, Steven Tran, Stuart Currie, Brian Enebo, Bradley S. Davidson and Samuel J. Howarth
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:5
  39. Profiles of health professions practice can inform pre-professional education, provide evidence to assist with interprofessional practice, and inform policy development. An understanding of the profile of pati...

    Authors: Brett Vaughan, Kylie Fitzgerald, Michael Fleischmann and Jane Mulcahy
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:2
  40. The autonomic nervous system interacts with the pain system. Knowledge on the effects of high velocity low amplitude spinal manipulations (SM) on autonomic activity and experimentally induced pain is limited. ...

    Authors: Mathieu Picchiottino, Margaux Honoré, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Olivier Gagey, François Cottin and David M. Hallman
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:7
  41. Most cases of low back pain (LBP) are regarded as non-specific and current studies indicate that for many this is a chronic recurrent condition, in which people experience episodes of pain with symptom-free pe...

    Authors: Emad M. Ardakani, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Angela Jacques and Bruce F. Walker
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2020 28:1
  42. Neck pain is a leading cause of individual and societal burden worldwide, affecting an estimated 1 in 5 people aged 70 years and older. The nature and outcomes of chiropractic care for older adults with neck p...

    Authors: Dein Vindigni, Laura Zark, Tobias Sundberg, Matthew Leach, Jon Adams and Michael F. Azari
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:65
  43. Recent clinical practice guidelines for the management of non-specific low back pain (LBP) recommend using stratified care approaches. To date, no study has assessed barriers and facilitators for health profes...

    Authors: Fadi M. AL Zoubi, Simon D. French, Andrea M. Patey, Nancy E. Mayo and André E. Bussières
    Citation: Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:68