Research Articles



  •  Evidence-based guidelines for the chiropractic treatment of adults with headache ( - Literature review of evidence supporting use of chiropractic for treatment of cervicogenic (tension) headache AND migraines.  
  • Comparison of Treatment Outcomes in Nonspecific Low-Back Pain Patients With and Without Modic Changes Who Receive Chiropractic Treatment ( - Chiropractic treatment shows improvement of lumbar spine pain with AND without degeneration (modic changes) 
  • Changes in Cervicocephalic Kinesthetic Sensibility, Widespread Pressure Pain Sensitivity, and Neck Pain After Cervical Thrust Manipulation in Patients With Chronic Mechanical Neck Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial ( - Characterization of effects of cervical spinal manipulation, which included improvement in joint position sense and decrease in pain AND disability in a population with chronic neck pain.

Exercise Rehab

  •  Why are eccentric exercises effective for achilles tendinopathy? ( - Review study of best treatment for tendinitis/tendinopathy and why we think it works.
  • Neuromuscular training for rehabilitation of sports injuries: a systematic review ( - Efficacy of exercise rehab for sports injury.
  • Neuromuscular training for sports injury prevention: a systematic review ( - Very similar to above article (same authors), but dealing with injury PREVENTION instead of rehab. 
  • Specific exercise effects of preventive neuromuscular training intervention on anterior cruciate ligament injury risk reduction in young females: meta-analysis and subgroup analysis  ( - Analysis and guide for prevention of ACL injury (targeted at young female soccer players, but applicable to a wider populatioin)

Therapies and Modalities

  •  Anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive effects of phonophoresis in animal models: a randomized experimental study ( - Efficacy of therapeutic ultrasound for treatment of inflammation and pain 
  • Effects of Adding Interferential Therapy Electro-Massage to Usual Care after Surgery in Subacromial Pain Syndrome: A Randomized Clinical Trial ( - IFC E-Stim for treatment of post-surgical shoulder function (applicable to other joints).