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February 22, 2016
FEATURED NEWS: Minding the research-practice gap
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UN says Zika virus will be 'way down' before Rio hosts Olympics

The head of the World Health Organization's Zika response team is predicting that Brazil will host a "fantastic Olympics" and that the mosquito-borne virus will be "way down" by the time the Summer Games begin in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 5. >> Read full article

Wearable robotic exoskeletons may help MS patients, study says

Walking with a wearable robotic exoskeleton may enable people with multiple sclerosis to walk more efficiently by reducing the energy and muscle activity needed to walk, according to research presented recently at the Association for Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting in Sacramento, Calif. >> Read full article

Depression common during first 12 months after work-related injury: study

Depressive symptoms are common in the first year after people have been injured at work, and the first six months appear to be particularly important to an injured worker's future mental health, a new study by Toronto-based Institute of Work and Health found. >> Read full article

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Differential Diagnosis& Management for Chiropractors, 5th Ed

Differential Diagnosis & Management for Chiropractors, 5th Ed

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Covering both musculoskeletal and visceral complaints, this text is intended to direct the chiropractor toward an appropriate plan of approach in both diagnostic evaluation and care. >>Learn More

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Minding the research-practice gap

Minding the research-practice gap

Doctors of chiropractic serve approximately 10 per cent of the Canadian population annually, with the aim to improve the health and well-being of Canadians, primarily with musculoskeletal disorders. Despite available evidence for optimal management of these disorders, poor adherence to guidelines and wide variations in service delivery by clinicians have been noted across health-care disciplines, including chiropractic. >> Learn More…

 
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National Chiropractic Leadership Conference

February 24-27, 2016
Location: Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. >> More Info

RRS Education Seminars - Spring 2016 schedule

April 2- May 14, 2016
Location: Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary, London, Owen Sound. >> More Info

Botswana Spine Care Conference - Putting Evidence Based Care Into Practice

April 21-22, 2016
Location: Cresta Hotel, Mahalapye, Botswana >> More Info