Guidelines: Chiropractic

Adherence to Back Pain Clinical Practice Guidelines by Brazilian Physical Therapists: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Souza FS, Ladeira CE, Costa LO. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Apr 10. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002190.

Adherence to clinical practice guidelines among three primary contact professions: a best evidence synthesis of the literature for the management of acute and subacute low back pain.

Amorin-Woods LG, Beck RW, Parkin-Smith GF, Lougheed J, Bremner AP. J Can Chiropr Assoc. 2014 Sep;58(3):220-37.

An overview of clinical guidelines for the management of vertebral compression fracture: a systematic review.

Parreira P, Maher CG, Megale RZ, March L, Ferreira ML. Spine J. 2017 Jul 21. pii: S1529-9430(17)30495-3. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2017.07.174.

Analysis of State Insurance Coverage for Nonpharmacologic Treatment of Low Back Pain as Recommended by the American College of Physicians Guidelines.

Bonakdar R, Palanker D, Sweeney MM. Glob Adv Health Med. 2019 Jul 29;8:2164956119855629. doi: 10.1177/2164956119855629.

Are non-invasive interventions effective for the management of headaches associated with neck pain? An update of the Bone and Joint Decade Task Force on Neck Pain and Its Associated Disorders by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration.

Varatharajan S, Ferguson B, Chrobak K, Shergill Y, Côté P, Wong JJ, Yu H, Shearer HM, Southerst D, Sutton D, Randhawa K, Jacobs C, Abdulla S, Woitzik E, Marchand AA, van der Velde G, Carroll LJ, Nordin M, Ammendolia C, Mior S, Ameis A, Stupar M, Taylor-Vaisey A. Eur Spine J. 2016 Jul;25(7):1971-99. doi: 10.1007/s00586-016-4376-9.

Awareness of radiographic guidelines for low back pain: a survey of Australian chiropractors.

Jenkins HJ. Chiropr Man Therap. 2016 Oct 5;24:39.

Chiropractic clinical practice guideline: evidence-based treatment of adult neck pain not due to whiplash.

Canadian Chiropractic Association; Canadian Federation of Chiropractic Regulatory Boards; Clinical Practice Guidelines Development Initiative; Guidelines Development Committee (GDC), Anderson-Peacock E, Blouin JS, Bryans R, Danis N, Furlan A, Marcoux H, Potter B, Ruegg R, Stein JG, White E. J Can Chiropr Assoc. 2005 Sep;49(3):158-209.

Chiropractors as Primary Spine Care Providers: precedents and essential measures.

Erwin WM, Korpela AP, Jones RC. J Can Chiropr Assoc. 2013 Dec;57(4):285-91.

Clinical Practice Guideline: Chiropractic Care for Low Back Pain.

Globe G, Farabaugh RJ, Hawk C, Morris CE, Baker G, Whalen WM, Walters S, Kaeser M, Dehen M, Augat T. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2016 Jan;39(1):1-22. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2015.10.006.

Clinical practice guidelines for the noninvasive management of low back pain: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration.

Wong JJ, Côté P, Sutton DA, Randhawa K, Yu H, Varatharajan S, Goldgrub R, Nordin M, Gross DP, Shearer HM, Carroll LJ, Stern PJ, Ameis A, Southerst D, Mior S, Stupar M, Varatharajan T, Taylor-Vaisey A. Eur J Pain. 2016 Oct 6. doi: 10.1002/ejp.931.

Commentary: we can tell where it hurts, but can we tell where the pain is coming from or where we should manipulate?

Brady O, Haldeman S. Chiropr Man Therap. 2013 Oct 21;21(1):35. doi: 10.1186/2045-709X-21-35.

Creating European guidelines for Chiropractic Incident Reporting and Learning Systems (CIRLS): relevance and structure.

Wangler M, Fujikawa R, Hestbæk L, Michielsen T, Raven TJ, Thiel HW, Zaugg B. Chiropr Man Therap. 2011 Apr 1;19:9. doi: 10.1186/2045-709X-19-9.

Diagnostic imaging guideline for musculoskeletal complaints in adults-an evidence-based approach-part 2: upper extremity disorders.

Bussières AE, Peterson C, Taylor JA. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2008 Jan;31(1):2-32. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2007.11.002.

Diagnostic imaging practice guidelines for musculoskeletal complaints in adults-an evidence-based approach-part 3: spinal disorders.

Bussières AE, Taylor JA, Peterson C. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2008 Jan;31(1):33-88. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2007.11.003.

Diagnostic imaging practice guidelines for musculoskeletal complaints in adults–an evidence-based approach: introduction

Bussières AE, Peterson C, Taylor JA. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2007 Nov-Dec;30(9):617-83.

Diagnostic imaging practice guidelines for musculoskeletal complaints in adults–an evidence-based approach. Part 1. Lower extremity disorders.

Bussières AE, Taylor JA, Peterson C. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2007 Nov-Dec;30(9):684-717.

Do choosing wisely recommendations about low-value care target income-generating treatments provided by members? A content analysis of 1293 recommendations.

Zadro JR, Farey J, Harris IA, Maher CG. BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 Nov 11;19(1):707. doi: 10.1186/s12913-019-4576-1.

Do physical therapists follow evidence-based guidelines when managing musculoskeletal conditions? Systematic review.

Zadro J, O’Keeffe M, Maher C. BMJ Open. 2019 Oct 7;9(10):e032329. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-032329.

Evidence-based guidelines for the chiropractic treatment of adults with headache.

Bryans R, Descarreaux M, Duranleau M, Marcoux H, Potter B, Ruegg R, Shaw L, Watkin R, White E. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2011 Jun;34(5):274-89. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2011.04.008.

Evidence-based guidelines for the chiropractic treatment of adults with neck pain.

Bryans R, Decina P, Descarreaux M, Duranleau M, Marcoux H, Potter B, Ruegg RP, Shaw L, Watkin R, White E. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2014 Jan;37(1):42-63. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2013.08.010.

Guideline Document Here

Matz PG, Meagher RJ, Lamer T, Tontz WL Jr, Annaswamy TM, Cassidy RC, Cho CH, Dougherty P, Easa JE, Enix DE, Gunnoe BA, Jallo J, Julien TD, Maserati MB, Nucci RC, O’Toole JE, Rosolowski K, Sembrano JN, Villavicencio AT, Witt JP. Spine J. 2016 Mar;16(3):439-48. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2015.11.055.

Guideline for Reporting Interventions on Spinal Manipulative Therapy: Consensus on Interventions Reporting Criteria List for Spinal Manipulative Therapy (CIRCLe SMT)

Ruud Groeneweg, Sidney M. Rubinstein, Rob A.B. Oostendorp, Raymond W.J.G. Ostelo, Maurits W. van Tulder DOI: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2016.10.013

Guideline implementation in the Canadian chiropractic setting: a pilot cluster randomized controlled trial and parallel study

Prakash Dhopte, Simon D. French, Jeffrey A. Quon, Heather Owens and André Bussières. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:31. 17 July 2019. DOI: 10.1186/s12998-019-0253-z

Guideline summary review: An evidence-based clinical guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis.

Impact of imaging guidelines on X-ray use among American provider network chiropractors: interrupted time series analysis.

Bussières AE, Sales AE, Ramsay T, Hilles SM, Grimshaw JM. Spine J. 2014 Aug 1;14(8):1501-9. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2013.08.051.

Managing patients with acute and chronic non-specific neck pain: are Danish chiropractors compliant with guidelines?

Simon Sidenius Brockhusen, André Bussières, Simon David French, Henrik Wulff Christensen and Tue Secher Jensen. C&MT. 30 June 2017. DOI: 10.1186/s12998-017-0148-9

Most red flags for malignancy in low back pain guidelines lack empirical support; a systematic review.

Verhagen AP, Downie A, Maher CG, Koes BW. Pain. 2017 Jul 11. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000998.

National clinical guidelines for non-surgical treatment of patients with recent onset neck pain or cervical radiculopathy.

Kjaer P, Kongsted A, Hartvigsen J, et al. Eur Spine J. 2017 May 18. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5121-8.

Poor overall quality of clinical practice guidelines for musculoskeletal pain: a systematic review.

Lin I, Wiles LK, Waller R, Goucke R, Nagree Y, Gibberd M, Straker L, Maher CG, O’Sullivan PPB. Br J Sports Med. 2017 Nov 25. pii: bjsports-2017-098375. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2017-098375.

Primary care management of non-specific low back pain: key messages from recent clinical guidelines.

Almeida M, Saragiotto B, Richards B, Maher CG. Med J Aust. 2018 Apr 2;208(6):272-275.

Quiet dissent: The attitudes, beliefs and behaviours of UK osteopaths who reject low back pain guidance – A qualitative study.

Figg-Latham J, Rajendran D. Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2017 Feb;27:97-105. doi: 10.1016/j.math.2016.10.006.

Rehabilitation the health strategy of the 21st century, really?

Cieza A. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 May 22. pii: S0003-9993(19)30337-5. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2019.05.019.

Selecting and training opinion leaders and best practice collaborators: experience from the Canadian Chiropractic Guideline Initiative.

Bussières AE, Maiers M, Grondin D, Brockhusen S. J Can Chiropr Assoc. 2017 Mar;61(1):53-64.

Shared decision making through informed consent in chiropractic management of low back pain.

Dagenais S, Brady O, Haldeman S. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2012 Mar-Apr;35(3):216-26. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2012.01.004.

The Global Spine Care Initiative: a summary of guidelines on invasive interventions for the management of persistent and disabling spinal pain in low- and middle-income communities.

Acaroğlu E, Nordin M, Randhawa K, Chou R, Côté P, Mmopelwa T, Haldeman S. Eur Spine J. 2018 Jan 10. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5392-0.

The Global Spine Care Initiative: applying evidence-based guidelines on the non-invasive management of back and neck pain to low- and middle-income communities.

Chou R, Côté P, Randhawa K, Torres P, Yu H, Nordin M, Hurwitz EL, Haldeman S, Cedraschi C. Eur Spine J. 2018 Feb 19. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5433-8.

The quality of rehabilitation Clinical Practice Guidelines: An overview study of AGREE II appraisals

Marcel P. Dijkers, Irene Ward, Thiru Annaswamy, Devin Dedrick, Jennie Feldpausch, Andrew Moul, Lilian Hoffecker. Archive of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. May 10, 2020. DOI: 10.1016/j.apmr.2020.03.022

Towards strengthening rehabilitation in health systems: Methods used to develop a WHO Package of Rehabilitation Interventions

Alexandra Rauch, Stefano Negrini, Alarcos Cieza; Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. June 14, 2019. DOI: 10.1016/j.apmr.2019.06.002

Tracking low back problems in a major self-insured workforce: toward improvement in the patient’s journey.

Allen H, Wright M, Craig T, Mardekian J, Cheung R, Sanchez R, Bunn WB 3rd, Rogers W. J Occup Environ Med. 2014 Jun;56(6):604-20. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000210.

What does best practice care for musculoskeletal pain look like? Eleven consistent recommendations from high-quality clinical practice guidelines: systematic review.

Lin I, iles L, Waller R, Goucke R, Nagree Y, Gibberd M, Straker L, Maher CG, O’Sullivan PPB. Br J Sports Med. 2019 Mar 2. pii: bjsports-2018-099878. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2018-099878.

Worsening trends in the management and treatment of back pain.

Mafi JN, McCarthy EP, Davis RB, Landon BE. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Sep 23;173(17):1573-81. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.8992.

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