Lower Extremity


Loudon JK, Reiman MP, Sylvain J. The efficacy of manual joint mobilisation/manipulation in treatment of lateral ankle sprains: a systematic review. Br J Sports Med. 2013 Aug 26. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2013-092763. A link to this study can be found here: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23980032


Terada M, Pietrosimone BG, Gribble PA. Therapeutic Interventions for Increasing Ankle Dorsiflexion After Ankle Sprain: A Systematic Review. J Athl Train. 2013 Aug 5. [Epub ahead of print] A link to the abstract of this study can be found here: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23914912


Romeo A, Parazza S, Boschi M, Nava T, Vanti C. Manual therapy and therapeutic exercise in the treatment of osteoarthritis of the hip: a systematic review. Reumatismo. 2013 May 27;65(2):63-74. doi: 10.4081/reumatismo.2013.63. A link to the abstract of this study can be found here: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23877410


Brantingham JW, Bonnefin D, Perle SM, Cassa TK, Globe G, Pribicevic M, Hicks M, Korporaal C. Manipulative therapy for lower extremity conditions: update of a literature review. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2012;35(2):127-166


Williams NH, Amoakwa E, Burton K, et al.   The Hip and Knee Book: developing an active management booklet for hip and knee osteoarthritis. British Journal of General Practice. 2010;60(571):64-82.  A PDF of the full text of this study can be found here.