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A narrative review published in Chiropractic & Manual Therapies concludes that imaging should be used in compliance with clinical guidelines and sound judgement; it should not be used routinely in chiropractic clinics.


Routine use of imaging in chiropractic clinics has been a contentious issue for a long time. Some chiropractors advocate the use of imaging to improve the treatment of patients while others recommend the use only when it is recommended in current guidelines on imaging. It looks like the considered approach to the use of imaging is winning the debate.


Current evidence recommends that X-ray is used…

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The Danish chiropractic professional congress, Faglig Kongres 2018, sets a new record. 55 % of the chiropractic Professional has enrolled for the congress, which takes place on November 8th – 10th in Odeon in Odense, Denmark. More than 660 people will take part in the congress, including 90 students. Never have so many people attended the congress.


They will be treated to talks by Søren Brostrøm - Director at the Danish Health Authority, Peter Lund Madsen – doctor, researcher and author and Professor Greg Kawchuk among others on “Chiropractic’s standpoints”, the theme for Faglig Kongres 2018.


- We…

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Adjunct Professorships to be used to further co-operation

Jan Hartvigsen, Professor and Head of Research at the Department of Sports Science and Biomechanics and Senior Researcher at NIKKB, has been appointed Adjunct Professor at two Canadian universities, the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto and and the University of Ontario UOIT-CMCC Centre for Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation. Jan Hartvigsen plans to use his Adjunct Professorships to further collaboration between the University of Southern Denmark and NIKKB and the two Canadian educational institutions.


Jan Hartvigsen says about the appointment:


- I am very happy to have received this appointment and recognition. We generally collaborate a lot with…

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The 10th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Girdle Pain is held from October 28th -31st 2019 in Antwerp, Belgium.
The congress, which has Professor at the University of southern Denmark and Senior Researchers at NIKKB, Jan Hartvigsen, on the scientific committee, is the only truly multidisciplinary conference on lumbopelvic pain.
The deadline for submission of an abstract to the congress is December 20th 2018. Read the guidelines here: http://www.worldcongresslbp.com/abstracts/
If you wish to be kept informed, you can subscribe to the congress newsletter and you will be automatically updated on the latest news: http://www.worldcongresslbp.com/registration/

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If you are a chiropractor with an interest in sports injuries or involved in sports chiropractic, the 2019 FICS (The International Federation of Sports Chiropractic) symposium in Berlin in March 2019 is for you.
During the symposium, you will be introduced to the newest research in sports chiropractic, get an opportunity to get to know techniques and network with sports chiropractors from more than 40 countries.
Read more about the symposium, prices and signing up via this link: https://fics-sport.org/portal/index.php/en/events/meetings/93-2019-fics-assembly-symposium

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