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- Class IV Laser Therapy Treatment of Multifactorial Lumbar Stenosis With Low-Back and Leg Pain: A Case Report. Knapp, Daniel // Journal of the American Chiropractic Association;Jan2010, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p10
Objective: This case report is presented to offer a potential intervention strategy in the treatment of resistant chronic back and leg pain with multifactorial central and foraminal stenosis. Clinical Features: A 77-year-old female with bilateral total knee replacement (TKR) and total hip...
- Efficacy of segmental stabilization exercise for lumbar segmental instability in patients with mechanical low back pain: A randomized placebo controlled crossover study. Kumar, Senthil P. // North American Journal of Medical Sciences;Oct2011, Vol. 3 Issue 10, p456
Background: Lumbar segmental stability is an important biomechanical component that influences symptoms amongst patients with Mechanical low back pain. Aims: To compare the efficacy of segmental stabilization exercises utilizing multifidus and transversus abdominis muscles versus a placebo...
- Number and severity of prevalent vertebral fractures and the risk of subsequent vertebral fractures in Japanese women with osteoporosis: results from the minodronate trial. Hagino, Hiroshi; Shiraki, Masataka; Fukunaga, Masao; Nakano, Tetsuo; Takaoka, Kunio; Ohashi, Yasuo; Nakamura, Toshitaka; Matsumoto, Toshio // Journal of Bone & Mineral Metabolism;Sep2013, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p544
The aim was to evaluate the risk of new vertebral fractures with the increasing number and severity of prevalent vertebral fractures in women who received placebo or minodronate in a post hoc analysis of a 2-year randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. The subjects were women aged...
- Laser and Electrical Stimulation of Acupuncture Points on Low Back Pain, A Pilot Study. Zhang, John; Malisali, Eric // Journal of Chiropractic Education (Association of Chiropractic C;Spring2009, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p119
An absrract of the study "Laser and Electrical Stimulation of Acupuncture Points on Low Back Pain, A Pilot Study," by John Zhang and Eric Malisali is presented.
- The Nordic Subpopulation Research Programme: prediction of treatment outcomes in patients with low-back pain treated by chiropractors - does the psychological profile matter? Wyatt, Lawrence H. // Journal of the American Chiropractic Association;Jan2010, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p20
The article reviews the article "The Nordic Subpopulation Research Programme: Prediction of Treatment Outcome in Patients With Low-Back Pain Treated by Chiropractors - Does the Psychological Profile Matter?" by C. Leboeuf-Yde, A. Rosenbaum, I. Axen, P.W. Lovgren, K. Jorgensen, L. Halasz, A....
- Walker BF, French SD, Grant W, Green S. Combined chiropractic interventions for low-back pain. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010; 4: CD005427. // Journal of the American Chiropractic Association;May/Jun2010, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p11
The article reviews the article "Combined Chiropractic Interventions for Low-Back Pain," by B.F. Walker, S.D. French, W. Grant and S. Green, which appeared in the Cochrane Database Systematic Review during 2010.
- Methylprednisolone reduced postextubation laryngeal edema in adults with tracheal intubation. // ACP Journal Club;Sept/Oct2007, Vol. 147 Issue 2, p48
The article discusses a clinical study that states that methylprednisolone reduced postextubation laryngeal edema in adults with tracheal intubation. It is stated that in adults with tracheal intubation, 12-hour pretreatment with methylprednisolone was more effective than placebo for preventing...
- Rapid skin anaesthesia using high velocity lignocaine particles: a prospective placebo controlled trial. Wolf, A. R.; Stoddart, P. A.; Murphy, P. J.; Sasoda, M. // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Apr2002, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p309
Background: Local anaesthetic creams (EMLA and Ametop) are used widely to provide pain free intravenous cannulation. However, they take a minimum of 45 minutes to become effective. Aims: To evaluate a prototype device, dermal Powderject lidocaine (DPL), that delivers high velocity lignocaine...
- For Back Pain, Say Ahh... // Good Housekeeping;Apr2012, Vol. 254 Issue 4, p45
The article discusses studies from the Group Health Research Institute finding that yoga and massage significantly reduced back pain for many sufferers.