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High Velocity Low Amplitude Technique

Known as: HVLA, High Velocity Low Amplitude Method, High Velocity Low Amplitude Treatment 
An osteopathic technique employing a rapid, therapeutic force of brief duration that travels a short distance within the anatomic range of motion of… Expand
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine how the preload that precedes a high-velocity, low-amplitude spinal… Expand
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVE Quantification of chiropractic high-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulation (HVLA-SM) may require biomechanical… Expand
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVE Mechanical characteristics of high-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulations (HVLA-SMs) can vary. Sustained changes… Expand
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2012
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2012
STUDY DESIGN Randomized clinical trial. OBJECTIVE To compare the short-term effects of upper cervical and upper thoracic high… Expand
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE High-velocity, low-amplitude (HVLA) manipulation is an effective treatment of low back pain (LBP); however, the… Expand
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND CONTEXT Spinal manipulation (SM) is a form of manual therapy used clinically to treat patients with low back and neck… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
DESIGN A placebo, control, repeated-measures, single-blinded randomized study. OBJECTIVES To compare the immediate effects on… Expand
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE More than 90% of chiropractic patients receive high-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulation (HVLA-SM) as part of… Expand
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2001
2001
Abstract Background: The use of high velocity low amplitude (HVLA) manipulation has been advocated in the treatment of range of… Expand
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To determine the relative effect of instrument-delivered thrust cervical manipulations in comparison with traditional… Expand
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