Research


Mar

31

2010

Experimental scoliosis in the rat spine induced by binding the spinous processes

[Experimental scoliosis in the rat spine induced by binding the spinous processes] [Article in Japanese] Kasuga K. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine, Nagano, Japan. The effects of limitation of spinal mobility in forward flexion on the development of scoliosis was studied in experimental animals. The spinous processes of three lumbar vertebrae of young female rats were sutured together to make persistent...

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Mar

31

2010

The influence of an experimentally-induced malocclusion on vertebral alignment in rats

Cranio.  2005 Apr;23(2):119-29. The influence of an experimentally-induced malocclusion on vertebral alignment in rats: a controlled pilot study. D’Attilio M, Filippi MR, Femminella B, Festa F, Tecco S. Department of Orthodontics, University of Chieti, Italy. simtecc@tin.it There is a growing interest in the relationship between occlusion and posture because of a greater incidence of neck and trunk pain in patients with occlusal dysfunction. The study...

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Mar

30

2010

Is systematic radiography needed before spinal manipulation?

Ann Readapt Med Phys. 2007 Mar;50(2):111-6; discussion 117-8. Epub 2006 Oct 19. [Is systematic radiography needed before spinal manipulation? Recommendations of the SOFMMOO] [Article in French] Maigne JY, Goussard JC, Dumont F, Marty M, Berlinson G; Société franşaise de médecine manuelle orthopédique et ostéopathique (SOFMMOO). Service de médecine physique, Hôtel-Dieu de Paris, 1, place du Parvis de Notre-Dame, 75181 Paris cedex 04, France. jy.maigne@htd.aphp.fr Comment...

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Mar

28

2010

Infertility and chiropractic: a review of the literature

Infertility and chiropractic: a review of the literature Journal of Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics (JCCP) OBJECTIVE: Infertility impacts six million women between the ages of 15 and 54 and is becoming an increasing concern for our society. This paper examines ten papers published in the literature related to infertility issues to assess the role of chiropractic adjustments in facilitating successful pregnancies. CLINICAL FEATURES: This review includes...

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Mar

20

2010

Serum 25-hydroxy Vitamin D Levels in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: a Retrospective Survey

Int J Vitam Nutr Res. 2009 Jul;79(4):250-4. Serum 25-hydroxy Vitamin D Levels in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: a Retrospective Survey. Berkovitz S, Ambler G, Jenkins M, Thurgood S. Royal London Homeopathic Hospital, University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, London, UK. Introduction: Patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) may be at risk of osteoporosis due to their relative lack of physical activity and excessive time spent indoors,...

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Mar

13

2010

The Vitamin D Newsletter – More Vitamin D Studies of Interest

The mainstream American press is ignoring much of the recent Vitamin D scientific literature. I suspect newspaper editors have decided that too many favorable Vitamin D stories run the risk of repeating the folic acid, beta-carotene and vitamin E affairs, when early epidemiological research was not routinely substantiated by later randomized controlled trials. If the press has made that decision, then this newsletter is your...

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Mar

12

2010

Randomized trial of vitamin D supplementation to prevent seasonal influenza A in schoolchildren

Am J Clin Nutr. 2010 Mar 10. [Epub ahead of print] Urashima M, Segawa T, Okazaki M, Kurihara M, Wada Y, Ida H. Division of Molecular Epidemiology Jikei University School of Medicine Minato-ku Tokyo Japan. BACKGROUND: To our knowledge, no rigorously designed clinical trials have evaluated the relation between vitamin D and physician-diagnosed seasonal influenza. OBJECTIVE: We investigated the effect of vitamin D supplements on...

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Mar

11

2010

Decreased Vitamin D Leads to Increased Fat?

By Dr. Allen S. Josephs 3/11/2010 I’m still reeling from the results of the latest research on vitamin D. A recent study in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism involved 90 healthy young Californian women between the ages of 16 to 22(1). Incredibly, 59% of these women had vitamin D insufficiency (blood levels less than 29 ng/ml) and nearly 25% were actually vitamin D...

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Mar

09

2010

Statin induced myopathy presenting as mechanical musculoskeletal pain

Statin induced myopathy presenting as mechanical musculoskeletal pain observed in two chiropractic patients. J Can Chiropr Assoc. 2010 Mar;54(1):43-51. Rodine RJ, Tibbles AC, Kim PS, Alikhan N. Associate Professor, Director of Clinical Education and Patient Care, Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, 6100 Leslie Street, Toronto, Ontario, M2H 3J1. Tel: 416-482-2340. Lipid lowering drugs, such as statins, are commonly used to treat approximately 10 million Canadians affected...

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Feb

27

2010

Caesarean deliveries can be cut with Chiropractic

27th February 2010 – The Coffs Coast Advocate PREGNANT women may reduce the potential for a caesarean delivery with pre-natal chiropractic care, visiting paediatric chiropractic expert and home birth advocate, Dr Jeanne Ohm, told a Coffs Harbour community forum yesterday. Dr Ohm, a mother of six home-birthed children, speaking at the ‘Chiropractic Care in the Community’ event at C.ex Coffs, said that the high rate...

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