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June 2017  Volume 14, Issue 2

Journal of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists June 2017  Volume 14, Issue 2 Click below for a .pdf version of this issue of the JACO Journal. June 2017 – Volume 14, Issue 2 Editor’s Desk Shawn M. Neff, DC, MAS, FACO Original Articles Roecker CB, Anzalone GA, Okamoto CS, Roes…

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The Editor’s Desk

The Editor’s Desk Shawn M. Neff, DC, MAS, FACO Editor-in-Chief Welcome to the June 2017 issue of the Journal of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists. As I finish my first year as the editor in chief I would like to express my gratitude. I want to thank all our readers…

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Benign Lower Thoracic Intradural Schwannoma Compressing the Conus Medullaris and Mimicking Thoracolumbar Myofascial Trigger Point Pain: A Case Report

Original Article Benign Lower Thoracic Intradural Schwannoma Compressing the Conus Medullaris and Mimicking Thoracolumbar Myofascial Trigger Point Pain: A Case Report Christopher B. Roecker, DC, MS, DACO1, Gerald A. Anzalone, DC2, Casey S. Okamoto, DC3, Matthew J. Roes, DC, MD (deceased)4 1Assistant Professor, Palmer College of Chiropractic Life Science &…

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Chiropractic Management of Cervicalgia in a Patient with Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Utilizing Cox Manual Cervical Distraction: A Case Report

Original Article Chiropractic Management of Cervicalgia in a Patient with Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Utilizing Cox Manual Cervical Distraction: A Case Report Ralph A. Kruse DC, FACO1,2, Casey S. Okamoto, DC3 1Private practice Chicago, IL 2Instructor, Cox Technique 3 Doctor of Chiropractic, VA Medical Center Minneapolis, MN Published: June 2017…

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and Spinal Manipulation, an Absolute Contraindication?: A Review of the Literature

Original Article Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and Spinal Manipulation, an Absolute Contraindication? A Review of the Literature Adam Sergent, DC, CCSP1, Heather Bowyer DC, CCSP2 1Assistant Professor, Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida Clinical Affairs 2Associate Professor, Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida Clinical Affairs Published: June 2017 Journal of the Academy of…

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ACCO Conference Proceedings 2017

ACCO Conference Proceedings 2017 April 27th, 2017 Las Vegas, NV Submitted by Deanna O’Dwyer, DC, FACO Published: June 2017 Journal of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists June 2017, Volume 14, Issue 2 This is an Open Access article which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the…

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Radiology Corner

Radiology Corner Interesting finding in an elderly female patient without reported knee trauma Tracey A. Littrell, DC, DACBR, DACO, CCSP Published: June 2017 Journal of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists June 2017, Volume 14, Issue 2 This is an Open Access article which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in…

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Ortho quiz

Ortho Quiz by Steven L. Kleinfield D.C., F.A.C.O. 1. When testing a myotome, you are essentially doing an ____________ exercise: a. Isokinetic b. Isometric c. Isotonic d. All of the above 2. While performing a myotome test, using the muscle grading scale, the patient presents with the ability to have…

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