Safety of Chiropractic Manipulation of the Cervical Spine: A Prospective National Survey

@article{Thiel2007SafetyOC,
  title={Safety of Chiropractic Manipulation of the Cervical Spine: A Prospective National Survey},
  author={Haymo W Thiel and Jennifer E. Bolton and Sharon Docherty and Jane Portlock},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2007},
  volume={32},
  pages={2375-2378}
}
Study Design. Prospective national survey. Objective. To estimate the risk of serious and relatively minor adverse events following chiropractic manipulation of the cervical spine by a sample of U.K. chiropractors. Summary of Background Data. The risk of a serious adverse event following chiropractic manipulation of the cervical spine is largely unknown. Estimates range from 1 in 200,000 to 1 in several million cervical spine manipulations. Methods. We studied treatment outcomes obtained from… 
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