The Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association
Il semble que la cervicalgie mécanique chez les patients en pédiatrie soit gérée avec succès par des soins chiropratiques. La thérapie de manipulation vertébrale semble être bénéfique au traitement, chez les patients pédiatriques, de la cervicalgie mécanique survenue à la suite des activités quotidiennes sans signalement d’effets indésirables grave...
Geriatric orthopaedic surgery & rehabilitation
The SMT did not result in greater improvement in pain when compared to our sham intervention; however, SMT did demonstrate a slightly greater improvement in disability at 12 weeks. The fact that patients in both groups showed improvements suggests the presence of a nonspecific therapeutic effect.
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Kawchuk GN, Haugen R, Fritz J. A true blind for subjects who receive spinal manipulation therapy. Objective To determine if short-duration anesthesia (propofol and remifentanil) can blind subjects to the provision or withholding of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT). Design Placebo control. Setting Day-procedure ward, University of Alberta Hospital....
Australasian chiropractic & osteopathy : journal of the Chiropractic & Osteopathic College of Australasia
Currently there is little scientific evidence to support any therapeutic benefit derived from the audible release and in fact, it appears the available evidence tends to refute many of the alleged beneficial effects. Given that many practitioners and patients alike place an importance on this aspect of manipulation further research is required in o...
COMSIG review / COMSIG, Chiropractors and Osteopaths Musculo-Skeletal Interest Group
Chiropractors and other practitioners of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) are often called upon to treat the musculo-skeletal symptoms of patients suffering from a wide variety of rheumatological disorders. The SMT practitioner may be the primary contact, or alternatively these patients may seek help from the SMT practitioner after diagnosis from ...