Turning the Tide: It's time for chiropractors to play a prominent role in public outreach on the stroke issue

Acampora, Christina
March 2011
ACA News (American Chiropractic Association);Mar2011, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p14
The article presents an overview of the role that chiropractors can play in increasing public awareness about stroke and its prevention and in dispelling myths which suggests that chiropractic neck manipulation can lead to stroke. A discussion of evaluations which chiropractors can conduct on patients to determine if they are at risk of stroke is presented. Resources which offer information on stroke and stroke prevention are discussed. INSET: Diagnostic Approach.


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