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 J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2012 Jan;42(1):5-18. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2012.3894. Epub 2011 Sep 30. Upper cervical and upper thoracic thrust manipulation versus nonthrust mobilization in patients with mechanical neck pain: a multicenter randomized clinical trial.

BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2016; 17: 64. Published online 2016 Feb 6. doi:  10.1186/s12891-016-0912-3 Upper cervical and upper thoracic manipulation versus mobilization and exercise in patients with cervicogenic headache: a multi-center randomized clinical trial

BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders201314:24, Dunning et al. Bilateral and multiple cavitation sounds during upper cervical thrust manipulation

Sjaastad O, Fredriksen TA, Pfaffenrath V. Cervicogenic headache: Diagnostic criteria. Headache.1990;30:725–726.

SPINE Volume 36, Number 21S, pp S120–S130 ©2011, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins “Comparative Effectiveness of Exercise, Acupuncture, and Spinal Manipulation for Low Back Pain Christopher” J. Standaert , MD , * Janna Friedly , MD , † Mark W. Erwin , DC, PhD , Michael J. Lee , MD , § Glenn Rechtine , MD , Nora B. Henrikson , PhD, MPH , and Daniel C. Norvell


Haas, M. (1990a) The physics of spinal manipulation. Part I. The myth of F = ma.  Journal of Manipulative & Physiological Therapeutics, 13 (4), 204-206.
Haas, M. (1990b) The physics of spinal manipulation. Part II. A theoretical consideration of the adjustive force.  Journal of Manipulative & Physiological Therapeutics, 13 (5), 253-256.


Haas, M. (1990c)  The physics of spinal manipulation. Part III. Some characteristics of adjusting that facilitate joint distraction.  Journal of Manipulative & Physiological Therapeutics, 13 (6), 305-308.


Spinal manipulations for tension-type headaches: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials P Posadzki, E Ernst - Complementary therapies in medicine, 2012 - Elsevier


Herzog, W., Kats, M., Symons, B. (2001) The effective forces transmitted by high-speed, low-amplitude thoracic manipulation. Spine, 26 (19), 2105-2111.


Kawchuk, G., Herzog, W., Hasler, E. (1992) Forces generated during spinal manipulative therapy of cervical spine: a pilot study. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, 15 (5), 275-278.


EFFECTS OF HIGH-VELOCITY, LOW-AMPLITUDE SPINAL MANIPULATION ON STRENGTH AND THE BASAL TONUS OF FEMALE PELVIC FLOOR MUSCLES Berta Simon Nogueira de Almeida, PhD, DO,a José Hugo Sabatino, MD,b and Paulo César Giraldo, MDc (2010)


Spinal manipulation, medication, or home exercise with advice for acute and subacute neck pain: a randomized trial G Bronfort, R Evans, AV Anderson… - Annals of internal …, 2012 - Am Coll Physicians


Childs, J., Fritz, J., Flynn, T., et al. (2004) A clinical prediction rule to identify patients with low back pain most likely to benefit from spinal manipulation: a validation study.  Annals of Internal Medicine, 141 (12), 920-928.  


Childs, J., Flynn, T., Fritz, J. (2006) A perspective for considering the risks and benefits of spinal manipulation in patients with low back pain.  Manual Therapy, 11 (4), 316-320.
The immediate effects of upper thoracic translatoric spinal manipulation on cervical pain and range of motion: a randomized clinical trial J Krauss, D Creighton, JD Ely… - Journal of Manual & …, 2013 - maneyonline.com


Zito, G., Jull, G., Story, I. (2006) Clinical tests of musculoskeletal dysfunction in the diagnosis of cervicogenic headache.  Manual Therapy, 11 (2), 118-129.

 

Haas, M., Groupp, E., Aickin, M., et al. (2004)  Dose response for chiropractic care of chronic cervicogenic headache and associated neck pain: a randomized pilot study.  Journal of Manipulative & Physiological Therapeutics, 27 (9), 547-553.


Bronfort, G., Haas, M., Evans, R., Bouter, L. (2004) Efficacy of spinal manipulation and mobilization for low back pain and neck pain: a systematic review and best evidence synthesis.  The Spine Journal, 4 (3), 335-356.


Haas, M., Groupp, E., Panzer, D. (2003) Efficacy of cervical endplay assessment as an indicator for spinal manipulation.  Spine, 28 (11), 1091-1096.


 An evidence-based clinical guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of lumbardisc herniation with radiculopathy DS Kreiner, SW Hwang, JE Easa, DK Resnick… - The Spine Journal, 2014 – Elsevier


Cassidy, J.D., Lopes, A.A., Yong-Hing, K. (1992)  The immediate effect of manipulation versus mobilisation on pain and range of motion in the cervical spine: a randomised controlled trial.  Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, 15 (9), 570-575.


Sterling, M., Jull, G., Wright, A. (2001) Cervical mobilisation: concurrent effects on pain, sympathetic nervous system activity and motor activity. Manual Therapy, 6 (2), 72-81.

 

Vertebral artery blood flow velocity changes associated with cervical spinerotation: a meta-analysis of the evidence with implications for professional practice J Mitchell - Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy, 2013 - maneyonline.com


Cornwall, J., Harris, J., Mercer, S. (2006)  The lumbar multifidus & patterns of pain.  Manual Therapy, 11 (1), 40-45.


Tuge, B., Holm, I., Vollestad, N. (2006)  To treat or not to treat postpartum pelvic girdle pain with stabilizing exercises?  Manual Therapy, 11 (4), 337-343.


Evidence-based guidelines for the chiropractic treatment of adults with neck pain R Bryans, P Decina, M Descarreaux… - Journal of manipulative …, 2014 - Elsevier
O’Sullivan, P. (2005)

 

Diagnosis and classification of chronic low back pain disorders: maladaptive movement and motor control impairments as underlying mechanism.  Manual Therapy, 10 (7), 242-255.


Hides, J., Jull, G., Richardson, C. (2001)  Long-term effects of specific stabilizing exercises for first-episode low back pain.  Spine, 26 (11), E243-E248.


Hides, J., Richardson, C., Jull, G., (1996).  Multifidus recovery is not automatic following resolution of acute first episode of low back pain.  Spine, 21 (23), 2763-2769.


Spinal high-velocity low amplitude manipulation in acute nonspecific low back pain: a double-blinded randomized controlled trial in comparison with diclofenac and … WJ von Heymann, P Schloemer, J Timm, B Muehlbauer - Spine, 2013-journals.lww.com

 

Kader, D., Wardlaw, D., Smith, F. (2000)  Correlation between the MRI changes in the lumbar multifidus muscles and leg pain.  Clinical Radiology, 55, 145-149.

 

The effectiveness of thoracic spine manipulation for the management of musculoskeletal conditions: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical …RF Walser, BB Meserve… - Journal of Manual & …, 2013 - maneyonline.com