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Changes in General Health Status During Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care

Changes in General Health Status During Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care: A Practice-based Research Project.

Kathryn T. Hoiriis, BS, DC
Edward F. Owens, Jr., MS, DC
Bruce Pfleger, PhD

The World Wide Web of PBR

PBR is a big topic with the healthcare fields in the US. Two federal agencies have programs devoted to exploring the topic: the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the National Health Institutes (NIH).
The AHRQ has a directory listing of PBRNs, tracking their purposes and progress. There is also an extensive reading […]

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Mini-Review of Chiropractic PBR

A MINI-REVIEW OF CHIROPRACTCIC PBR

Healthcare research is beginning to trend towards a model that takes into account the entire patient encounter. While Randomized Controlled Clinical Trials (RCTs) remain the gold standard to assess clinical outcomes, there are many critics that feel this research does not evaluate the true clinical effects. The sterile environment may […]