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Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde treats this question in a blog on BioMed Central.


The Danish professor from The Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU), bases her blog on a study made by David Cassidy et al. which concludes that  patients who suffer a stroke would have had the stroke regardless of which treatment they had received before.


Charlotte Leboeuf-Yde points out that this conclusion has caused debate. She refers to two articles in Chiropractic & Manual Therapies, which respectively criticises and supports Davis Cassidy’s study and conclusions and…

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Get updated on the latest knowledge about musculoskeletal disease with CMT

The NIKKB website is not the only place where you can get updated on the latest evidence-based knowledge about MSK. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies (CMT) is another good place to look for new knowledge.


The CMT website http://chiromt.biomedcentral.com/gives you access to the latest research papers. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies publishes manuscripts on all aspects of evidence-based information that is clinically relevant to chiropractors, manual therapists and related health care professionals.


“I’m far too busy to spend time checking the internet for news about musculoskeletal diseases” you might think. CMT recognises that you are very busy, which is…

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Thursday, November 10 is a day of celebration at the Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics and NIKKB.


On the occasion of Greg Kawchuk’s and Peter Kent’s appointments as adjunct professors of clinical biomechanics at the Research Unit of Clinical Biomechanics, Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, and David Cassidy’s honorary doctorate in globalisation, the Faculty of Health Sciences hereby invites you to attend an inaugural seminar  in clinical biomechanics Thursday, November 10 from 2 pm.


If you wish to participate, you are kindly asked to register. You can read more about this and the rest…

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The deadline for applying for participation in Chiropractic Academy Research Leadership (CARL) is at the beginning of 2017. Now the people behind the project have created a short teaser for the project, which can be seen in the link below.


CARL is an international mentor programme aimed at bringing together the ten best young academics in chiropractic in a network that meets yearly at one of the three home institutions of the three mentors leading the programme, Professor Jon Adams, UTS Sydney; Professor and Head of Research at the Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics and Senior Researcher…

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ECCRE supports four research projects in 2016

The European Centre for Chiropractic Research Excellence (ECCRE) has awarded grants to four research projects in 2016, following its first ever call for applications for funding from its research grant.


European researchers wanting to apply for research funds from its research pool, which was established in connection with the ECU Convention in Oslo earlier this year, showed great interest in the research grant: ECCRE received 13 applications and granted a total of 308.269 € to the four research projects selected.


The 4 research projects, which will receive funding from ECCRE, are:


Mauritz W. van Tulder and…

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