Frequently Asked Questions & Common Chiropractic Misconceptions

1) Cassidy, J. D., Boyle, E., Côté, P., He, Y., Hogg-Johnson, S., Silver, F. L., & Bondy, S. J. (2008). Risk of Vertebrobasilar stroke and   chiropractic care. Spine, 33(Supplement). doi:10.1097/brs.0b013e3181644600

2) Chaibi, A., Benth, J. Š, Tuchin, P. J., & Russell, M. B. (2017). Adverse events in a chiropractic spinal manipulative therapy single-blinded, placebo, randomized controlled trial for migraineurs. Musculoskeletal Science and Practice, 29, 66-71. doi:10.1016/j.msksp.2017.03.003


3) Christiansen, T. L., Niazi, I. K., Holt, K., Nedergaard, R. W., Duehr, J., Allen, K., . . . Haavik, H. (2018). The effects of a single session of spinal manipulation on strength and cortical drive in athletes. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 118(4), 737-749. doi:10.1007/s00421-018-3799-x


4) Haavik, H., Niazi, I., Jochumsen, M., Sherwin, D., Flavel, S., & Türker, K. (2016). Impact of spinal manipulation on cortical drive to upper and lower limb muscles. Brain Sciences, 7(12), 2. doi:10.3390/brainsci7010002


5) Haavik-Taylor, H., & Murphy, B. (2007). Cervical spine manipulation alters sensorimotor integration: A somatosensory evoked potential study. Clinical Neurophysiology, 118(2), 391-402. doi:10.1016/j.clinph.2006.09.014


6) Kawchuk, G. N., Fryer, J., Jaremko, J. L., Zeng, H., Rowe, L., & Thompson, R. (2015). Real-time visualization of joint cavitation. PLOS ONE, 10(4). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0119470