HEALTH FILES-Technical

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (AHCPR) Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, Quick Reference Guide for Clinicians #14 Acute Low Back Pain in Adults: Assessment and Treatment- Public Health Service Report confirms spinal manipulation as one of the most effective treatments for acute adult low back pain.
  • Disc Herniations Successfully Treated Without Surgery! Summary & Abstracts *(1) Computed tomographic follow-up study of 21 cases of nonoperatively treated cervical intervertebral soft disc herniations. *Spine, 1994 Jan 15, 19(2):189-91. *(2) Ellenberg MR; Ross ML; Honet JC; Schwartz M; Chodoroff G; Enochs S. Prospective evaluation of the course of disc herniations in patients with proven radiculopathy. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 1993 Jan, 74(1):3-8. (UI: 93129096)
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome--Nonoperative Treatment . Summary & excerpts--Arthroscopic surgery compared with supervised exercises in patients with rotator cuff disease *British Medical Journal, Oct 9, 1993 v307 n6909 p899(5)
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome--NonoperativeTreatment *Summary & excerpts--Thoracic outlet syndrome: a useful exercise treatment option *American Journal of Surgery, Feb 1993 v165 n2 p282(3)
  • Lumbar Disc Protrusions--Nonoperative Treatment Summary & excerpts--Dynamic Muscular Stabilizationin the Nonoperative Treatment of Lumbar Pain Syndromes.--*Orthopaedic Review, 1990 Aug, 19(8):691-700.
  • Vertigo- Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo -- Nonoperative Treatment Summary--Treatment of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo Thoracic outlet syndrome: a useful exercise treatment option *Physical Therapy, June 1990 v70 n6 p381(8)

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