The Praeger Handbook of Chiropractic Health Care: Evidence-Based Practices, 1st Edition

  • Cheryl Hawk
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  • ISBN-10: 1440837473
  • ISBN-13: 9781440837470
  • DDC: 615.5
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 344 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released December 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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What does scientific research show about the effectiveness of chiropractic care? How are chiropractors trained and what do they do? When should one turn to chiropractic care, and how does one select a practitioner? This book answers all of these questions and more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Overview of Chiropractic Health Care.
2: The Chiropractic Clinical Encounter.
3: The Typical Doctor of Chiropractic.
4: Chiropractic Adjustment or Manipulation: The Therapeutic Intervention.
5: Other Chiropractic Services.
6: Safety of Chiropractic Practice.
7: The Chiropractic Approach to Low Back Pain.
8: The Chiropractic Approach to Neck Conditions, Headaches, and Temporomandibular Joint Conditions.
9: The Chiropractic Approach to the Extremities.
10: The Chiropractic Approach to Other Musculoskeletal Conditions.
11: The Chiropractic Approach to Nonmusculoskeletal Conditions.
12: Health Promotion and Wellness.
13: Chiropractic Care for Special Populations: Pregnant Women, Children, and Older Adults.
14: Sports Chiropractic.
About the Editor and Contributors.