RSCH 2501 Week 4 Lecture Slides - Historical & Recent

RSCH 2501 Week 4 Lecture Slides - Historical &...

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RSCH 2501     Introduction to Research Methods Week 4 Week 4 Some Some  historical   historical  and and  recent   recent  developments  developments  in in             chiropractic research chiropractic research Sources for this material include: Drs. Kathryn Hoiriis, Edward Owens, Michael Haneline,  Claire Johnson, Bart Green, Joseph Keating
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Know everything that has a Know everything that has a red date red date 2O1O 2O1O Some Some  historical   historical  and and  recent   recent  developments  developments  in in             chiropractic research chiropractic research
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* Owens’ timeline for research in chiropractic: 1895 1940 1950 1970 1985 Current Technique Development Period World War II Instrumentation Period Efficacy Period Legislative Period * Dr. Edward F. Owens; Director, Office of Data Management; Northwestern Health Sciences University http://www.nwhealth.edu/research/WHCCS/faculty.html
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1895 1940 1950 1970 1985 Current Technique Development Period World War II Instrumentation Period Efficacy Period Legislative Period quantity & quality of chiropractic research hardly any more
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1936 “…Will bring immediate results in new          patients to the individual chiropractor…” (So… was it research? Or was it practice-building?)
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Excerpts from historical chronology by Joseph Keating, meant to show that the profession has had an awareness of research from early days, even if actual completed research was small in volume: 1922 Article in National (College) Journal of Chiropractic calls for formation of more research committees like the Chiropractic Research Society of Chicago 1937 Dr. James E. Slocum of Des Moines, Iowa appointed Director of Research by the National Chiropractic Association
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Other early attempts at science 1925 pamphlet :   Chiropractic Statistics o descriptive info for 110 diseases  o 412  treating chiropractors seeing  99,976  patients,  o 84.59% pts. recovered,    14.96% unchanged,  o 0.85% died  Problems with Chiropractic Statistics  no valid measurements, poor methods  not a reproducible study  data not published in a scientific journal 
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1938     What Chiropractic is Doing hard bound book collection of testimonials marketing  “chiropractic science” Problems:   no outcomes measures  or other research  methodology   Created a false sense of  security for doctors  in the field
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1920s - 60's many unpublished or non-peer  reviewed cases money available in chiropractic was focused  on ensuring survival of the profession  ( Legal pursuit of licensing laws, defending DCs jailed for practicing medicine without a license, Keeping colleges afloat through Great Depression and World Wars
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Thus, B.J. Palmer was a significant figure:   provided environment for advancement of    
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course RSCH 2501 taught by Professor Brents.russell during the Winter '11 term at Life Chiropractic College West.

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