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  • Joel G. Pickar, William R Reed, Cynthia R. Long, G Kawchuk
  • Medicine
  • BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 June 2012)
  • Purpose A goal of our laboratory is to identify mechanisms of action operative during the body-based practice of spinal manipulation. Spinal manipulation can be identified by a number of mechanicalContinue Reading
  • Tiffany L. Edgecombe, G Kawchuk, Cynthia R. Long, Joel G. Pickar
  • Medicine
  • BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 June 2012)
  • Purpose Spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) is a common intervention used to treat low-back pain. Some prior investigations report decreased spinal stiffness following SMT; others report no effect.Continue Reading