Adding Chiropractic Manipulative Therapy to Standard Medical Care for Patients With Acute Low Back Pain: Results of a Pragmatic Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Study Spine 2013; Volume 38; Number 8; pp. 627–634

Christine M. Goertz, DC, PhD; Cynthia R. Long, PhD, Maria A. Hondras, DC, MPH;Richard Petri, MD; Roxana Delgado, MS; Dana J. Lawrence, DC; Edward F. Owens,MS, DC; William C. Meeker, DC, MPH: Authors are from Palmer Chiropractic College CMT chiropractic manipulative therapy NRS numerical pain rating scale RMQ Roland-Morris Disability Questionnaire BPFS back pain functional […]

Adding Chiropractic Manipulative Therapy to Standard Medical Care for Patients With Acute Low Back Pain: Results of a Pragmatic Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Study Spine 2013; Volume 38; Number 8; pp. 627–634

Christine M. Goertz, DC, PhD; Cynthia R. Long, PhD, Maria A. Hondras, DC, MPH;Richard Petri, MD; Roxana Delgado, MS; Dana J. Lawrence, DC; Edward F. Owens,MS, DC; William C. Meeker, DC, MPH: Authors are from Palmer Chiropractic College CMT chiropractic manipulative therapy NRS numerical pain rating scale RMQ Roland-Morris Disability Questionnaire BPFS back pain functional […]

Relationship between degree of focal kyphosis correction and neurological outcomes for patients undergoing cervical deformity correction surgery

Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine April 5, 2013 [epub] Matthew Grosso, BS; Roy Hwang MD; Thomas Mroz MD; Edward Benzel MD;Michael Steinmetz MD These authors performed a retrospective review of 36 patients with myelopathic symptoms who underwent cervical deformity correction surgery.Preoperative and postoperative radiographic findings of the degree of kyphosis werecompared with functional outcome with minimum […]

An immunohistochemical study of mechanoreceptors in lumbar spine intervertebral discs

Journal of Clinical Neuroscience Volume 17, Issue 6, June 2010, Pages 742-745 A. Dimitroulias, C. Tsonidis, K. Natsis, I. Venizelos, S.N. Djau, P. Tsitsopoulos andP. Tsitsopoulos FROM ABSTRACT The aim of our study was to determine the types of mechanoreceptors in the twolower intervertebral discs in normal adult cadaveric donors and to review theliterature.Twenty-five lumbar […]

Cardiovascular safety of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: Network meta-analysis

British Medical Journal January 11, 2011; Vol. 342:c7086 Sven Trelle, Stephan Reichenbach, Simon Wandel, Pius Hildebrand, BeatriceTschannen, Peter M Villiger, Matthias Egger FROM ABSTRACT Objective : To analyse the available evidence on cardiovascular safety of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Design: Network meta-analysis. Network meta-analysis allows a unified, coherentanalysis of all randomised controlled trials that compare non-steroidal […]

Theoretical aspects of autism: Causes—A review

Journal of Immunotoxicology January 2011; Vol. 8; No. 1; pp. 68 – 79Helen V. Ratajczak FROM ABSTRACT Autism, a member of the pervasive developmental disorders (PDDs), has beenincreasing dramatically since its description by Leo Kanner in 1943. First estimatedto occur in 4 to 5 per 10,000 children, the incidence of autism is now 1 per […]

Exposure to Environmental Microorganisms and Childhood Asthma

The New England Journal of Medicine February 24, 2011; Vol. 364, No. 8, pp. 701-9 Markus J. Ege, M.D., Melanie Mayer, Ph.D., Anne-Cécile Normand, Ph.D., JonGenuneit, M.D., William O.C.M. Cookson, M.D., D.Phil., Charlotte Braun-Fahrländer,M.D., Dick Heederik, Ph.D., Renaud Piarroux, M.D., Ph.D., Erika von Mutius, M.D. FROM ABSTRACT: Children who grow up in environments that afford […]

Immunohistochemical and Histological Study of Human Uncovertebral Joints Spine May 20, 2009;Volume 34, Number 12, pp 1257-1263

Brismée, Jean-Michel ScD; Sizer, Phillip S. Jr PhD; Dedrick, Gregory S. ScD;Sawyer, Barbara G. PhD; Smith, Michael P. PhD The authors are from the School of Allied Health Sciences, Texas Tech UniversityHealth Sciences Center KEY POINTS FROM THIS STUDY: 1) There is controversy with regard to the anatomic and histological makeup ofthe uncovertebral joints. Some […]

Theoretical aspects of autism: Causes—A review

Journal of Immunotoxicology January 2011; Vol. 8; No. 1; pp. 68 – 79 Helen V. Ratajczak FROM ABSTRACT Autism, a member of the pervasive developmental disorders (PDDs), has beenincreasing dramatically since its description by Leo Kanner in 1943. First estimatedto occur in 4 to 5 per 10,000 children, the incidence of autism is now 1 […]

Antibiotic Exposure by 6 Months and Asthma and Allergy at 6 Years: Findings in a Cohort of 1,401 US Children

American Journal of Epidemiology December 29, 2010; Vol. 173, No. 3; pp. 310-318 Kari R. Risnes, Kathleen Belanger, William Murk, and Michael B. Bracken The authors are from Yale University This analyses of a cohort included 1,401 US children, assessed the associationbetween antibiotic use within the first 6 months of life and asthma and allergy […]