neck RCT

Attached is a recent RCT in patients with neck pain assessing the benefits of manual therapy in addition to advice and exercise. The results generally showed no additional improvement over advice and exercise with manual therapy, although patients receiving manual therapy demonstrated higher satisfaction. These data conflict with several recent trials, the Hoving study in 2002 in particular. Perhaps the…

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FRI paper

Some folks were interested in the paper on the Functional Rating Indexed that was
recently published in the European Spine Journal. It is attached here.
Let me know if you have any questions.

Download 15fri_eur_spine_j_2005.pdf…

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First, I would like to take the opportunity to thank each of you for your active participation on the Evidence in Motion listserv. The group has grown to over 120 members, and many of you regularly contribute to the discussions. As you know, the purpose of the listserv is to share…

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