Vertebral Artery and Cerebral Hemodynamics After Various Head Positions & Manipulation in Patients With Neck Pain


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  • Rubinstein SM, Peerdeman SM, van Tulder MW, Riphagen I, Haldeman S. A systematic review of the risk factors for cervical artery dissection. Stroke. 2005 Jul;36(7):1575-80. Epub 2005 Jun 2. Review. Pubmed ID:15933263
  • Zaina C, Grant R, Johnson C, Dansie B, Taylor J, Spyropolous P. The effect of cervical rotation on blood flow in the contralateral vertebral artery. Man Ther. 2003 May;8(2):103-9. Pubmed ID:12890438
  • Cagnie B, Jacobs F, Barbaix E, Vinck E, Dierckx R, Cambier D. Changes in cerebellar blood flow after manipulation of the cervical spine using Technetium 99m-ethyl cysteinate dimer. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2005 Feb;28(2):103-7. Pubmed ID:15800509
  • Mitchell JA. Changes in vertebral artery blood flow following normal rotation of the cervical spine. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2003 Jul-Aug;26(6):347-51. Pubmed ID:12902962
  • Johnson C, Grant R, Dansie B, Taylor J, Spyropolous P. Measurement of blood flow in the vertebral artery using colour duplex Doppler ultrasound: establishment of the reliability of selected parameters. Man Ther. 2000 Feb;5(1):21-9. Pubmed ID:10688956
  • Sakaguchi M, Kitagawa K, Hougaku H, Hashimoto H, Nagai Y, Yamagami H, Ohtsuki T, Oku N, Hashikawa K, Matsushita K, Matsumoto M, Hori M. Mechanical compression of the extracranial vertebral artery during neck rotation. Neurology. 2003 Sep 23;61(6):845-7. Pubmed ID:14504337
  • Haynes MJ. Doppler studies comparing the effects of cervical rotation and lateral flexion on vertebral artery blood flow. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 1996 Jul-Aug;19(6):378-84. Pubmed ID:8864968
  • Licht PB, Christensen HW, Højgaard P, Høilund-Carlsen PF. Triplex ultrasound of vertebral artery flow during cervical rotation. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 1998 Jan;21(1):27-31. Pubmed ID:9467098
  • Licht PB, Christensen HW, Svendensen P, Høilund-Carlsen PF. Vertebral artery flow and cervical manipulation: an experimental study. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 1999 Sep;22(7):431-5. Pubmed ID:10519558
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