Cost Effectiveness –
Chiropractic care can be a cost effective part of a care team to help you care for your patients with back or neck pain. Encourage your patient to use the Find a Doctor tool on the Unity website to locate a Unity Health Plan Chiropractic Provider nearest them.
Article contributed by –
Nathan L. Considine, DC, CCSP
LSM Chiropractic, Middleton, Wisconsin
View List of Summer 2016 Unity Communicator Articles
Allen, Harris PhD; Wright, Marcia PharmD; Craig, Terri PharmD; Mardekian, Jack PhD; Cheung, Raymond PhD; Sanchez, Robert PhD; Bunn, William B. III MD, JD, MPH; Rogers, William PhD. Tracking Low Back Problems in a Major Self-Insured Workforce: Toward Improvement in the Patient's Journey. J Occup Environ Med. 2014 (Jun) 56(6):604-620.
Bishop PB, DC, MD, PhD, et al. The Chiropractic Hospital based Interventions Research Outcomes (CHIRO) Study: a randomized controlled study on the effectiveness of clinical practice guidelines in medical and chiropractic management of patients with acute mechanical LBP. Spine J 2010 10:1055-64.
Peterson CK, RN, DC, MMedEd, et al. Outcomes from MRI–confirmed Symptomatic Disk Herniation Patients Treated with HVLA SM: A prospective cohort study with 3 month follow-up (F-U). Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics 2013 36:461-467.
Thomas M Kosloff, et al. Chiropractic Care & The Risk of Vertebrobasilal Stroke: Results Of A Case Controlled Study In U.S. Commercial & Medicare Advantage Populations. Chiropr Man Therap 2015 16;23:19. Epub 2015 Jun 16.
Manuel Cifuentes, MD, PhD; Joanna Willetts, MS; Radoslaw Wasiak, PhD, MA, MSc . J Occupat Enviro Med 2011 (Apr) 53(4):396–404.
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