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Clinical Biomechanics: Basic Factors of Biodynamics and Joint Stability

Clinical Biomechanics: Basic Factors of Biodynamics and Joint Stability

The Chiro.Org Blog

We would all like to thank Dr. Richard C. Schafer, DC, PhD, FICC for his lifetime commitment to the profession. In the future we will continue to add materials from RC’s copyrighted books for your use.

The following is Chapter 3 from RC’s […]

Pingbacks, Tweets, and Referrals, Oh My!

Pingbacks, Tweets, and Referrals, Oh My!

The Chiro.Org Blog

We are asking that our readers please use the actual address (or URL) of our posts (for example, http://www.chiro.org/wordpress/?p=3413 ) when you make a Tweet, or otherwise mention one of our articles in any form of social media.

Search engines do not count shortened URLs […]

Clinical Biomechanics: The Cervical Spine

Chiro.Org Blog: This chapter considers those factors that are of biomechanical and related clinical interest imperative to the satisfactory evaluation of common or not infrequent cervical syndromes. The discussion assumes that the physician is skilled in taking a thorough clinical history and performing the basic physical, orthopedic, neurologic, and roentgenographic examination procedures. The kinesiology and kinematics of the neck, the effects and mechanisms of cervical trauma, and a number of clinical problems are discussed that are pertinent to the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal cervical disorders. […]

Chiropractor helps PGA players work through their aches and pains

Source Observer-Dispatch by FRAN PERRITANO

Tom LaFountain hails from a very athletic family, so it would be natural that his career is somehow connected to sports. LaFountain is a chiropractic orthopedist who practices in Utica, but he also has been a member of the PGA sports medicine team since 1997. He […]

Applied Physiotherapy: Rehabilitation Methodology

Applied Physiotherapy: Rehabilitation Methodology

The Chiro.Org Blog

We would all like to thank Dr. Richard C. Schafer, DC, PhD, FICC for his lifetime commitment to the profession. In the future we will continue to add materials from RC’s copyrighted books for your use.

This is Chapter 13 from RC’s best-selling book:

“Applied Physiotherapy in Chiropractic”

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Instrument Adjusting: Chiropractic Research

Instrument Adjusting: Chiropractic Research

The Chiro.Org Blog

SOURCE:   Chiropractic Economics An overview of the study of instrument adjusting

By Arlan W. Fuhr, DC

Nearly 40 years ago, Drs. Scott Haldeman and Jay Triano, along with a small collection of college presidents, attended the National Institute for Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke (NINCDS) […]

Demand Chiropractic in the New National Health Care Plan

Demand Chiropractic in the New National Health Care Plan

The Chiro.Org Blog

The government is currently deciding the “minimum” benefits that will be provided in the new National Health Care Plan. Chiropractic services are in danger of being left out.

When Congress passed national healthcare legislation in March, they gave the Secretary of Health […]

TMA v TBCE–TRIAL UPDATE.

Source Texas Chiropractic Association

This situation was reported on in a previous article.

August 16th Trial Date POSTPONED

On Wednesday, July 7, 2010, two matters were heard in the TMA v. TBCE lawsuit…

In the first matter, the TMA and the TMB questioned the TCA’s “standing” to be a […]

Medical Pushback on Provider Nondiscrimination Law

Medical Pushback on Provider Nondiscrimination Law

The Chiro.Org Blog

SOURCE:   Health Insights Today By Daniel Redwood, DC

Among the important changes in the recently passed health reform law is Section 2706, which makes it illegal for insurance companies to discriminate against providers acting within the scope of their state licenses. Predictably, medical physicians […]

AMA’s “Contain and Eliminate” Tactics Are Alive and Well

AMA’s “Contain and Eliminate” Tactics Are Alive and Well

The Chiro.Org Blog

SOURCE:   Dynamic Chiropractic Below you will find an exerpted article about new and devious actions by the AMA House of Delegates, copied from a recent issue of Dynamic Chiropractic, and penned by the illustrious Louis Sportelli, DC

As a modern-day doctor […]

New Research Characterizes “The Chiropractic Care of Children”

Chiro.Org Blog: Joel Alcantara, D.C., Research Director for the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) just published a new article titled “The Chiropractic Care of Children” in the prestigious Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. […]

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Basic Principles and Practice of Chiropractic

Chiro.Org Blog: This introductory chapter describes the general causes and effects of the subluxation complex. The role of subluxation as an etiologic or perpetuating factor in disease is determined by the extent of the neuropathologic and/or biomechanical processes involved and how they relate to the creation, maintenance, or progress of such disorders. […]

Happy 4th of July (2010)

   Enjoy Fireworks Over the Lady of Liberty in NYC

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