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Published online 2006 Aug 22. doi:  10.1186/1746-1340-14-16

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Return to:   Inappropriate Use of the Title Chiropractor and the Term Chiropractic Manipulation

Summary of the findings of this prospective review – wherein reports inappropriately linked the title chiropractor, and/or term chiropractic manipulation, to injury (n = 24).

Author* Ref no.Country of originNo. of subjectsJournalStudy typeInjuryCare provider
Beck9Germany1JNNP†Case reportDT‡Heilpraktiker

Saxler10Germany1ZOIG§Case reportSEH||Unknown

Oheler11Germany1Orthop¶Case reportVAD** (Bilateral)Unknown

Menendez12Spain1Rev Neurol††Case reportVAD**Unqualified manipulator

Dziewas13Germany20Journal of NeurologyCase seriesICAD‡‡(5) VAD** (14) ICAD+VAD(1)All non-chiropractors

Markovitch14Germany1Br Med Journal2° report of Beck9DT‡Heilpraktiker
* Only first author included

† Journal of Neurology and Neurosurgical Psychiatry

‡ Dural Tear

§ Zietschrift fur Orthopadie und Ihre Grenzgebiete

|| Spinal Epidural Hematoma

¶ Orthopade

** Vertebral Artery Dissection

†† Revista de Neurologia

‡‡ Internal Carotid Artery Dissection