August 1, 2012

ACA Reaffirms Fight Against Provider Discrimination Following AMA Vote

Nutrient Intake and Plasma Beta-Amyloid Neurology

Subluxation Vs. Disc Herniation: A New Paradigm for Chiropractic


ACA Reaffirms Fight Against Provider Discrimination Following AMA Vote

Arlington. Va. —The American Chiropractic Association (AC A) reaffirmed its commitment to fighting provider discrimi­nation followinga decision by the American Medical Associa­tion's (AMA) House of Delegates which initiated a lobbying effort against


Nutrient Intake and Plasma Beta-Amyloid Neurology

Y. Gu, PhD, N. Schupf, PhD, S. A. Cosentino, PhD, J.A. Luchsinger,MD, N. Scarmeas, MD: From the Department of Neurology and Department of Medicine. Columbia University. New York Key Points From This Study: 1. An important pathological hallmark of Al


Subluxation Vs. Disc Herniation: A New Paradigm for Chiropractic

Almost every Doctor of Chiropractic that has been in prac­tice for 8-10 yrs. or more has experienced the chagrin of treating a patient for a subluxation and aftenvards having them discontinue care, onh' to find out later that the patient was doing v


Why Every Chiropractor Should Be a DME (Durable Medical Equipment) Supplier

After 34 years of private chiropractic practice, I have found that some fundamental keys to practice security, financial security, and peace of mind lie in these simple facts. First, as a chiropractor I must be able to get positive results for my pa


Landmark Upper Cervical Safety and Efficacy Study Published

Adding to the growing body of evidence supporting the safety, efficacy, efficiency and patient satisfaction regarding upper cervical chiropractic techniques is the recent publication of "Symptomatic reactions, clinical outcomes and patient satisfact


High Heels Involved with Postural Stress Conditions

History and Presenting Symptoms A 47-year-old female presents with recurrent, sharp pain in her low back. These episodes, which usually resolve within a few days, concern her because they are becoming more frequent. Using a Visual Analog Scale, she


Empowering Your Practice with Certified EHR Software

Paperwork. Administration. ARRA. Eligibility. Billing. Kmployecs. Supplies. Collection. Equipment. SOAP notes. Insurance claims. Legal issues. These are the re­alities of a chiropractic practice, and we haven't even mentioned the adjustment. Did we


Anatomy Of A Practice Consultant Buyer Beware: How To Choose The Right One

I ~\isclosure: I am a practice consultant and, after 31 JSyears in the industry, I have been on both sides of the fence. I see and speak to many new consultants in the industry and some are excellent, yet I see many leading doctors down a "slippery


Unilateral Spondylolysis

Case History: This is a young college student who plays competitive basketball and is complaining of chronic mid lumbar spine pain. She hurts on hyperextcnsion and has some relief on flexion. The specific diagnosis is? Figure 1. Diagnosis: Unilatera


What Does It Take To Succeed As An Entrepreneur?

Making the decision to open your own chiropractic prac­tice can be both exciting and terrifying. First of all. congratulations on your decision to branch out from the comfort zone you have enjoyed while working for someone else's practice. Taking a

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