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7 Good Reasons to Visit a Chiropractor: an Overview of the Evidence

A Chiropractor is a highly trained and skilled primary healthcare practitioner who conservatively manages musculoskeletal disorders in a multimodal and evidence-based paradigm. It is important to note that Chiropractic is not a technique, but a profession in which several types of…
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Clinical Considerations for Shoulder Instability

Shoulder instability is a relatively common condition seen in orthopaedic and sports medicine settings. The shoulder joint is inherently predisposed to instability because of its bony architecture: like a golf ball on a tee. The incidence of traumatic shoulder instability…
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Tendinopathy: Evidence-Based Management Strategies

Tendon injuries can be acute (sudden) or chronic (longstanding), and caused by intrinsic or extrinsic factors, either alone or in combination. Tendinopathy is a common cause of disability and accounts for a significant proportion of overuse injuries in sports. Conservative…
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Evidence for Dry Needling Therapy

Dry needling therapy (DNT) refers to the insertion of thin surgical steel needles, as used in the practice of acupuncture, without injecting anything into the body. Several clinicians, such as physiotherapists, chiropractors and some medical doctors use DNT as an…
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Injury Prevention, Ankle Biomechanics & Footwear in Runners

All runners, whether you are a competing athlete or a weekend enthusiast, should be aware of the effects of footwear on performance and foot and ankle injury, and steps to prevent injury and reduce the rate of re-injury. Injury rates differ…
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Diagnostic Imaging in Chiropractic

Diagnostic imaging is a commonly utilised tool in the medical and chiropractic profession, which guides clinical decision-making and improves precision in the diagnoses of neuromusculoskeletal conditions and other soft tissue pathologies. However, chiropractic literature has reported overuse and misuse of imaging…
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