Chiropractic (field)

Known as: chiropractics, field of chiropractics, Chiropractic Medicine 
An alternative medical system that focuses on the relationship between bodily structure (primarily that of the spine) and function, and how that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND CONTEXT Treatment guidelines suggest that most acute low back pain (LBP) episodes substantially improve within a few… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Population-based, case-control and case-crossover study. To investigate associations between chiropractic visits and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Facet joints are a clinically important source of chronic cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine pain. The purpose of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The highly variable clinical course of cervical artery dissections still poses a major challenge to the treating physician. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Several reports have linked chiropractic manipulation of the neck to dissection or occlusion of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND AND METHODS There are few data on the relative effectiveness and costs of treatments for low back pain. We randomly… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
The major presence of alternative medicine in western culture has been well documented [1, 2]. Discussion has focused on whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
STUDY DESIGN A randomized, prospective clinical study was conducted that included 119 patients with chronic neck pain of greater… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
OBJECTIVE To compare chiropractic and hospital outpatient treatment for managing low back pain of mechanical origin. DESIGN… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Eight patients are described who developed infarctions in the vertebral-basilar artery distribution following chiropractic neck… (More)
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