Adverse Events

 

Hebert JJ, Stomski NJ, French SD, Rubinstein SM. Serious Adverse Events and Spinal Manipulative Therapy of the Low Back Region: A Systematic Review of Cases. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2013 Jun 17. pii: S0161-4754(13)00068-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2013.05.009. A link to this study can be found here: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23787298

 

Haynes MJ, Vincent K, Fischhoff C, et al.  Assessing the risk of stroke from neck manipulation: a systematic review.  International Journal of Clinical Practice. 2012 Oct;66(10):940-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1742-1241.2012.03004.x.  A PDF of the full text of this study can be found  here.

 

Carnes D, Mars TS, Mullinger B, et al.  Adverse events and manual therapy: a systematic review. Manual Therapy. 2010;15(4):355-63. A link to this study can be found here: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20097115