A perspective on Councils on Chiropractic Education accreditation standards and processes from the inside: a narrative description of expert opinion
This is the second article reporting on a study that sought the views of people with extensive experience in Councils on Chiropractic Education (CCEs) on research that has raised concerns about variability in ... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - September 12, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Stanley I. Innes, Vicki Cope, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Bruce F. Walker Tags: Research Source Type: research

A perspective on Chiropractic Councils on Education accreditation standards and processes from the inside: a narrative description of expert opinion
The aim of this study was to report on key informant opinions of Councils on Chiropractic Education (CCE) regarding recent research findings reporting on improving accreditation standards and processes for chi... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - September 12, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Stanley I. Innes, Vicki Cope, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Bruce F. Walker Tags: Research Source Type: research

Assessing attitudes of patient-centred care among students in international chiropractic educational programs: a cross-sectional survey
Patient-centred care is internationally recognized as a foundation of quality patient care. Attitudes of students towards patient-centred care have been assessed in various health professions. However, little ... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - September 12, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Karin Hammerich, Kent Stuber, Sheilah Hogg-Johnson, Anser Abbas, Martin Harris, Henrik Hein Lauridsen, Nad ège Lemeunier, Michele Maiers, Peter McCarthy, Vanessa Morales, Corrie Myburgh, Vanessa Petrini, Katherine Pohlman and Silvano Mior Tags: Research Source Type: research

Shared decision making by United Kingdom osteopathic students: an observational study using the OPTION-12 instrument
At the crux of patient centred care is Shared Decision Making (SDM), which benefits patient and practitioner. Despite external pressures, studies indicate that SDM remains poorly practised across a variety of ... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - September 5, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: D évan Rajendran, Jane Beazley and Philip Bright Tags: Research Source Type: research

The efficacy of muscle energy techniques in symptomatic and asymptomatic subjects: a systematic review
Muscle energy techniques are applied to reduce pain and increase range of motion. These are applied to a variety of pathological conditions and on asymptomatic subjects. There is however limited knowledge on t... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - August 27, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ewan Thomas, Antonio Rosario Cavallaro, Diba Mani, Antonino Bianco and Antonio Palma Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

Effectiveness of chiropractic manipulation versus sham manipulation on recurrent headaches in children aged 7 –14 years, Protocol for a randomized clinical trial
Headache is one of the most common pain symptoms in childhood having a negative impact on many aspects of the lives of affected children, both short-term and long-term. Therefore, it is important to document s... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - August 23, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Susanne Lynge, Jan Hartvigsen, Henrik Wulff Christensen, Werner Vach and Lise Hestbaek Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Muscle energy technique for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an increasingly prevalent respiratory disease that impacts on daily living. In addition to difficulty breathing, many people experience extrapulmonary comorbidit... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - August 20, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Danielle A. Baxter, Johannah L. Shergis, Azharuddin Fazalbhoy and Meaghan E. Coyle Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

Letter to the editor, Odell 2019
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Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - August 20, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Peter Tuchin Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: research

Psychosocial and behavioural characteristics in women with pregnancy-related lumbopelvic pain 12  years postpartum
There is insufficient evidence regarding psychosocial factors and its long-term association with persistent pregnancy-related lumbopelvic pain. The overall aim of this study was to investigate women with persi... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - August 13, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Cecilia Bergstr öm, Margareta Persson and Ingrid Mogren Tags: Research Source Type: research

Concurrent validity of lower extremity kinematics and jump characteristics captured in pre-school children by a markerless 3D motion capture system
Investigations into the possible associations between early in life motor function and later in life musculoskeletal health, will require easily obtainable, valid, and reliable measures of gross motor function... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - August 11, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Steen Harsted, Anders Holsgaard-Larsen, Lise Hestb æk, Eleanor Boyle and Henrik Hein Lauridsen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prevalence and factors associated with the use of primary headache diagnostic criteria by chiropractors
The diagnosis of primary headaches assists health care providers in their decision-making regarding patient treatment, co-management and further evaluation. Chiropractors are popular health care providers for ... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - August 6, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Craig Moore, Andrew Leaver, David Sibbritt and Jon Adams Tags: Research Source Type: research

Chiropractic: a bigger family than we might think
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Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - August 6, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Charles Blum Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: research

The chiropractic workforce: a global review
The world is faced with a chronic shortage of health workers, and the World Health Organization (WHO) has estimated a global shortage of 7.2 million health workers resulting in large gaps in service provision ... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - July 24, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Mette Jensen Stochkendahl, Mana Rezai, Paola Torres, Deborah Sutton, Peter Tuchin, Richard Brown and Pierre C ôté Tags: Research Source Type: research

Guideline implementation in the Canadian chiropractic setting: a pilot cluster randomized controlled trial and parallel study
The objectives were to determine the feasibility of conducting a cluster randomized controlled trial ... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - July 17, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Prakash Dhopte, Simon D. French, Jeffrey A. Quon, Heather Owens and Andr é Bussières Tags: Research Source Type: research

Chiropractic services in the active duty military setting: a scoping review
Musculoskeletal injuries are one of the most prevalent battle and non-battle related injuries in the active duty military. In some countries, chiropractic services are accessed to manage such injuries within a... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - July 15, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Silvano Mior, Deborah Sutton, Carolina Cancelliere, Simon French, Anne Taylor-Vaisey and Pierre C ôté Tags: Scoping Reviews Source Type: research

Simulation can offer a sustainable contribution to clinical education in osteopathy
Clinical education forms a substantial component of health professional education. Increased cohorts in Australian osteopathic education have led to consideration of alternatives to traditional placements to e... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - July 10, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Kylie M. Fitzgerald, Tracy Denning, Brett R. Vaughan, Michael J. Fleischmann and Brian C. Jolly Tags: Research Source Type: research

If I was more informed about what exactly they do: perceptions of Botswana district hospital healthcare providers about World Spine Care
In 2011, World Spine Care (WSC) opened their pilot clinic at the Botswana Mahalapye District Hospital (MDH) aiming to develop a low-cost model of evidence-based spine care for underserved communities. Providin... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - July 3, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Mufudzi Chihambakwe, Laura O ’Connor, Penelope M. Orton and Maria A. Hondras Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effect of active TENS versus de-tuned TENS on walking capacity in patients with lumbar spinal stenosis: a randomized controlled trial
Lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) leads to diminished blood flow to the spinal nerves causing neurogenic claudication and impaired walking ability. Animal studies have demonstrated increased blood flow to the spina... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - June 19, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Carlo Ammendolia, Pierre C ôté, Y. Raja Rampersaud, Danielle Southerst, Michael Schneider, Aksa Ahmed, Claire Bombardier, Gillian Hawker and Brian Budgell Tags: Research Source Type: research

The research crisis in American institutions of complementary and integrative health: one proposed solution for chiropractic profession
A crisis confronts the Complementary and Integrative Health (CIH) teaching institutions in the US. Research infrastructure is needed to build and sustain productive research programs and retain their own resea... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - June 17, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Ian D. Coulter and Patricia M. Herman Tags: Commentary Source Type: research

At-risk advertising by Australian chiropractors and physiotherapists
Society expects professionals to promote their businesses in an ethical manner, refraining from misleading or deceptive marketing due to the potential to harm members of the community. In Australia this expect... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - June 13, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: J. Keith Simpson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Do adverse events after manual therapy for back and/or neck pain have an impact on the chance to recover? A cohort study
Manual therapy is a commonly used treatment for patients with back and neck pain. Studies have shown that manual therapy-related adverse events are mainly short in duration and mild or moderate by their intens... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - June 12, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Vesa Tabell, Ina M. Tarkka, Lena W. Holm and Eva Skillgate Tags: Research Source Type: research

The effects of spinal manipulation on performance-related outcomes in healthy asymptomatic adult population: a systematic review of best evidence
The effectiveness of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) for improving athletic performance in healthy athletes is unclear. Assessing the effect of SMT on other performance outcomes in asymptomatic populations m... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - June 7, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Melissa Corso, Silvano A. Mior, Sarah Batley, Taylor Tuff, Sophia da Silva-Oolup, Scott Howitt and John Srbely Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

The development of a global chiropractic rehabilitation competency framework by the World Federation of Chiropractic
The World Health Organization (WHO), in its “Rehabilitation 2030 A Call for Action”, identified the need to strengthen rehabilitation in health systems to meet the growing demands of current and future populat... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - May 29, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Pierre C ôté, Deborah Sutton, Richard Nicol, Richard Brown and Silvano Mior Tags: Commentary Source Type: research

Spinal manipulation frequency and dosage effects on clinical and physiological outcomes: a scoping review
The burden of musculoskeletal disorders increases every year, with low back and neck pain being the most frequently reported conditions for seeking manual therapy treatment. In recent years, manual therapy res... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - May 22, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: M égane Pasquier, Catherine Daneau, Andrée-Anne Marchand, Arnaud Lardon and Martin Descarreaux Tags: Research Source Type: research

Spinal manipulative therapy and exercise for older adults with chronic low back pain: a randomized clinical trial
Low back pain (LBP) is a common disabling condition in older adults which often limits physical function and diminishes quality of life. Two clinical trials in older adults have shown spinal manipulative thera... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - May 15, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Craig Schulz, Roni Evans, Michele Maiers, Karen Schulz, Brent Leininger and Gert Bronfort Tags: Research Source Type: research

Neurodynamic tests for patellofemoral pain syndrome: a pilot study
Patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) is a common musculoskeletal disorder. There is little consensus on the etiology, but one explanatory model suggests that PFPS can be caused by referred pain. Neurodynamic te... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - May 8, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Kristine Vegstein, Hilde Stendal Robinson and Roar Jensen Tags: Research Source Type: research

European guidelines on quality criteria for diagnostic radiographic images of the lumbar spine – an intra- and inter-observer reproducibility study
The Commission of the European Communities has published guidelines to be used as a gold standard for quality assessment of diagnostic radiographic images. Image quality and radiation dose must be monitored an... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - May 1, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Klaus Doktor, Maria Lind Vilholm, Aldis Hardard óttir, Henrik Wulff Christensen and Jens Lauritsen Tags: Research Source Type: research

How big is the effect of spinal manipulation on the pressure pain threshold and for how long does it last? – secondary analysis of data from a systematic review
Spinal manipulation (SM) has been shown in a systematic review to have a statistically significant effect on the pressure pain threshold (PPT) in asymptomatic subjects, when SM is compared to a sham interventi... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - April 24, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Margaux Honor é, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Olivier Gagey and Niels Wedderkopp Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

The profile of chiropractors managing patients with low back-related leg pain: analyses of 1907 chiropractors from the ACORN practice-based research network
Approximately 60% of people with low back pain also have associated leg pain symptoms. Guidelines for low back pain recommend non-pharmacological approaches, including spinal manipulation - a therapy provided ... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - April 17, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Matthew Fernandez, Craig Moore, Wenbo Peng, Katie de Luca, Katherine A. Pohlman, Michael Swain and Jon Adams Tags: Research Source Type: research

The shape of chiropractic in Europe: a cross sectional survey of chiropractor ’s beliefs and practice
The chiropractic profession both in the past and presently has diverse opinions concerning different health care approaches and the science or otherwise that underpins them. Previous research has reported that... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - April 10, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Halld ór Fannar Gíslason, Jari Kullervo Salminen, Linn Sandhaugen, Andreas Stenseth Storbråten, Renske Versloot, Inger Roug and Dave Newell Tags: Research Source Type: research

Attempting to explore chiropractors and their clinical choices: an examination of a failed study
Recent studies have shown that psychological factors, attitudes and beliefs impact on the quality of chiropractic student clinical decisions. This association has not been studied among qualified chiropractors... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - April 3, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Stanley I. Innes, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Bruce F. Walker Tags: Research Source Type: research

Manual therapy for chronic migraine: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial study protocol
Chronic migraine is a largely refractory condition affecting between 1 and 2.2% of the overall population worldwide, with females more affected than males. There are also high health and socioeconomic costs as... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - March 27, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Jim Odell, Carol Clark, Adrian Hunnisett, Osman Hassan Ahmed and Jonathan Branney Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

The natural course of low back pain from childhood to young adulthood – a systematic review
Taking the natural course of recurrent and fluctuating low back pain (LBP) seen in longitudinal studies of adults into consideration, the aetiology and development of LBP in children and adolescents also needs... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - March 20, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tina Junge, Niels Wedderkopp, Eleanor Boyle and Per Kjaer Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

The epidemiology of work-related musculoskeletal injuries among chiropractors in the eThekwini municipality
Chiropractors are a unique group of health care professionals who are at risk for developing work-related musculoskeletal injuries. Diversity of daily practice imposes different physical demands on the chiropr... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - March 19, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Almay Lamprecht and Keseri Padayachy Tags: Research Source Type: research

Fear-avoidance beliefs are associated with a high fat content in the erector spinae: a 1.5 tesla magnetic resonance imaging study
Intramuscular adipose tissue (IMAT) is a feature of degenerative muscle composition and is a common feature in populations with chronic low back pain (CLBP). Avoidance behavior is a possible cause of morpholog... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - March 15, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Eddo Wesselink, Edwin de Raaij, Philip Pevenage, Nick van der Kaay and Jan Pool Tags: Research Source Type: research

The acute effects of joint manipulative techniques on markers of autonomic nervous system activity: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized sham-controlled trials
The autonomic nervous system (ANS) interests many chiropractors and manual therapists, because joint manipulative techniques (JMT), e.g. high velocity low amplitude (HVLA) manipulations and mobilizations, appe... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - March 12, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Mathieu Picchiottino, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Olivier Gagey and David M. Hallman Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

Prevalence of MRI findings in the cervical spine in patients with persistent neck pain based on quantification of narrative MRI reports
Previous studies of patients with neck pain have reported a high variability in prevalence of MRI findings of disc degeneration, disc herniation etc. This is most likely due to small and heterogenous study pop... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - March 6, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Rikke Kr üger Jensen, Tue Secher Jensen, Søren Grøn, Erik Frafjord, Uffe Bundgaard, Anders Lynge Damsgaard, Jeppe Mølgaard Mathiasen and Per Kjaer Tags: Research Source Type: research

Contrasting real time quantitative measures (weekly SMS) to patients ’ retrospective appraisal of their one-year’s course of low back pain; a probing mixed-methods study
Due to the recurrent nature of low back pain (LBP), the traditional concepts of cure and recovery are challenged, and investigating the course rather than status at fixed time-points may help us understand pro... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - February 26, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Lise Hestbaek, Cornelius Myburgh, Henrik Hein Lauridsen, Eleanor Boyle and Alice Kongsted Tags: Methodology Source Type: research

Chiropractic, one big unhappy family: better together or apart?
The chiropractic profession has a long history of internal conflict. Today, the division is between the ‘evidence-friendly’ faction that focuses on musculoskeletal problems based on a contemporary and evidence... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - February 21, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Stanley I. Innes, Kenneth J. Young, Gregory Neil Kawchuk and Jan Hartvigsen Tags: Debate Source Type: research

Chiropractic conservatism and the ability to determine contra-indications, non-indications, and indications to chiropractic care: a cross-sectional survey of chiropractic students
While there is a broad spectrum of practice within chiropractic two sub-types can be identified, those who focus on musculoskeletal problems and those who treat also non-musculoskeletal problems. The latter gr... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - February 19, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Guillaume Goncalves, Marine Demortier, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde and Niels Wedderkopp Tags: Research Source Type: research

Exploratory study for clinical signs of MODIC changes in patients with low-back pain in the Netherlands armed forces
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is being used extensively in the search for pathoanatomical factors contributing to low back pain (LBP) such as Modic changes (MC). However, it remains unclear whether clinical... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - February 14, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Peter van der Wurff, Tom Vredeveld, Caroline van de Graaf, Rikke K. Jensen and Tue S. Jensen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Multisite joint pain in older Australian women is associated with poorer psychosocial health and greater medication use
Musculoskeletal pain frequently occurs in more than one body region, with up to 80% of adults reporting more than one joint pain site in the last 12  months. Older people and females are known to be more suscep... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - February 12, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Katie de Luca, Arnold Wong, Andreas Eklund, Matthew Fernandez, Julie Ellen Byles, Lynne Parkinson, Manuela Loureiro Ferreira and Jan Hartvigsen Tags: Research Source Type: research

An observational study on trajectories and outcomes of chronic low back pain patients referred from a spine surgery division for chiropractic treatment
A close collaboration between surgeons and non-surgical spine experts is crucial for optimal care of low back pain (LBP) patients. The affiliation of a chiropractic teaching clinic to a university hospital wit... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - February 5, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Brigitte Wirth, Fabienne Riner, Cynthia Peterson, Barry Kim Humphreys, Mazda Farshad, Susanne Becker and Petra Schweinhardt Tags: Research Source Type: research

Manipulation-induced hypoalgesia in musculoskeletal pain populations: a systematic critical review and meta-analysis
Manipulation-induced hypoalgesia (MIH) represents reduced pain sensitivity following joint manipulation, and has been documented in various populations. It is unknown, however, whether MIH following high-veloc... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - January 29, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Sasha L. Aspinall, Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde, Sarah J. Etherington and Bruce F. Walker Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

Experimental assessment of cervical ranges of motion and compensatory strategies
Literature is still limited regarding reports of non-invasive assessment of the cervical range of motion in normal subjects. Investigations into compensatory motions, defined as the contribution of an addition... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - January 22, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: C éline Niewiadomski, Rohan-Jean Bianco, Sanae Afquir, Morgane Evin and Pierre-Jean Arnoux Tags: Research Source Type: research

Measuring biopsychosocial risk for back pain disability in chiropractic patients using the STarT back screening tool: a cross-sectional survey
The Keele STarT Back Screening Tool (SBT), a 9-item questionnaire, screens for pain, physical functioning, fear-avoidance beliefs, catastrophizing, anxious thoughts, low mood, and bothersomeness in persons wit... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - January 15, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Yasmeen Khan, Dana Lawrence, Robert Vining and Dustin Derby Tags: Research Source Type: research

Managing sickness absence of patients with musculoskeletal pain – a cross-sectional survey of Scandinavian chiropractors
Musculoskeletal pain is a major cause of work disability. Many patients with musculoskeletal pain seek care from health care providers other than their general practitioners, including a range of musculoskelet... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - January 11, 2019 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Mette Jensen Stochkendahl, Casper Glissmann Nim, Eleanor Boyle, Ole Kristoffer Larsen, Iben Ax én, Ole Christian Kvammen and Corrie Myburgh Tags: Research Source Type: research

Chiropractors ’ views on the use of patient-reported outcome measures in clinical practice: a qualitative study
Patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs) are widely available for use in musculoskeletal care. However, there is little research exploring the implementation of PROMs in clinical practice. This qualitative st... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - December 18, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Michelle M. Holmes, Felicity L. Bishop, David Newell, Jonathan Field and George Lewith Tags: Research Source Type: research

Are frequent measurements in back pain research harmful? Two comparisons of back pain in groups with or without frequent follow-up
Frequent measures are becoming increasingly used to evaluate the course of spinal pain. However, it is not known whether this type of continuous follow-up in itself has implications for people ’s experience of ... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - December 11, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Lise Hestbaek, Annette Christina Saxtorph, Carl-Emil Krogsgaard-Jensen and Alice Kongsted Tags: Short report Source Type: research

The interrater reliability of static palpation of the thoracic spine for eliciting tenderness and stiffness to test for a manipulable lesion
Despite widespread use by manual therapists, there is little evidence regarding the reliability of thoracic spine static palpation to test for a manipulable lesion using stiffness or tenderness as diagnostic m... (Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy)
Source: Chiropractic and Osteopathy - December 4, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Amber M. Beynon, Jeffrey J. Hebert and Bruce F. Walker Tags: Research Source Type: research