Sidney M Rubinstein

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the risk factors for cervical artery dissection
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Stroke 36:1575-80. 2005
  2. pmc A systematic review on the effectiveness of complementary and alternative medicine for chronic non-specific low-back pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 19:1213-28. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Spinal manipulative therapy for acute low back pain: an update of the cochrane review
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:E158-77. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Spinal manipulative therapy for acute low-back pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD008880. 2012
  5. pmc The journal 'chiropractic & osteopathy' changes its title to 'chiropractic & manual therapies'. a new name, a new era
    Bruce F Walker
    School of Chiropractic and Sports Science, Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 19:1. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Spinal manipulative therapy for chronic low-back pain: an update of a Cochrane review
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E825-46. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Benign adverse events following chiropractic care for neck pain are associated with worse short-term outcomes but not worse outcomes at three months
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:E950-6. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Adverse events following chiropractic care for subjects with neck or low-back pain: do the benefits outweigh the risks?
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 31:461-4. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Predictors of a favorable outcome in patients treated by chiropractors for neck pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1451-8. 2008
  10. doi request reprint A best-evidence review of diagnostic procedures for neck and low-back pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 22:471-82. 2008

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the risk factors for cervical artery dissection
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Stroke 36:1575-80. 2005
    ..To better understand the quality and nature of the research on the pathogenesis of CAD, we performed a systematic review of its risk factors...
  2. pmc A systematic review on the effectiveness of complementary and alternative medicine for chronic non-specific low-back pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 19:1213-28. 2010
    ..These results are also in agreement with recent reviews on acupuncture and herbal medicine. Randomized trials with a low risk of bias and adequate sample sizes are directly needed...
  3. doi request reprint Spinal manipulative therapy for acute low back pain: an update of the cochrane review
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:E158-77. 2013
    ..Systematic review of interventions...
  4. doi request reprint Spinal manipulative therapy for acute low-back pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD008880. 2012
    ..This report is an update of the earlier Cochrane review, first published in January 2004 with the last search for studies up to January 2000...
  5. pmc The journal 'chiropractic & osteopathy' changes its title to 'chiropractic & manual therapies'. a new name, a new era
    Bruce F Walker
    School of Chiropractic and Sports Science, Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia
    Chiropr Man Therap 19:1. 2011
    ..The title change should encourage submissions from all professionals interested in manual therapy including chiropractors, osteopaths, physiotherapists, medical doctors and scientists interested in this field...
  6. doi request reprint Spinal manipulative therapy for chronic low-back pain: an update of a Cochrane review
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E825-46. 2011
    ..Systematic review of interventions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Benign adverse events following chiropractic care for neck pain are associated with worse short-term outcomes but not worse outcomes at three months
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:E950-6. 2008
    ..A prospective cohort study on chiropractic patients with neck pain...
  8. doi request reprint Adverse events following chiropractic care for subjects with neck or low-back pain: do the benefits outweigh the risks?
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 31:461-4. 2008
    ..The best evidence suggests that chiropractic care is a useful therapy for subjects with neck or low-back pain for which the risks of serious adverse events should be considered negligible...
  9. doi request reprint Predictors of a favorable outcome in patients treated by chiropractors for neck pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1451-8. 2008
    ..Prospective, multicenter, cohort study...
  10. doi request reprint A best-evidence review of diagnostic procedures for neck and low-back pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 22:471-82. 2008
    ..Plain spinal radiography in combination with standard laboratory tests is useful for identifying pathology, but is not advisable for non-specific neck or low-back pain...
  11. doi request reprint Predictors of adverse events following chiropractic care for patients with neck pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 31:94-103. 2008
    ..This study examines which variables may predict adverse events in subjects undergoing chiropractic treatment for neck pain...
  12. ncbi request reprint An etiologic model to help explain the pathogenesis of cervical artery dissection: implications for cervical manipulation
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 29:336-8. 2006
    ..Although this model is consistent with current published case-control studies on cervical artery dissection, further research is necessary to accept or refute it as a tenable hypothesis...
  13. ncbi request reprint The benefits outweigh the risks for patients undergoing chiropractic care for neck pain: a prospective, multicenter, cohort study
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:408-18. 2007
    ..This study describes both positive clinical outcomes and adverse events in patients treated for neck pain by a chiropractor...
  14. pmc A systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of provocative tests of the neck for diagnosing cervical radiculopathy
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 16:307-19. 2007
    ..However, the lack of evidence precludes any firm conclusions regarding their diagnostic value, especially when used in primary care. More high quality studies are necessary in order to resolve this issue...
  15. doi request reprint Definition of the construct to be measured is a prerequisite for the assessment of validity. The Neck Disability Index as an example
    Luc Ailliet
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:775-82; quiz 782.e1-2. 2013
    ..To determine the content, structural, and construct validity of the Dutch version of the Neck Disability Index (NDI)...
  16. pmc Injection therapy and denervation procedures for chronic low-back pain: a systematic review
    Nicholas Henschke
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    Eur Spine J 19:1425-49. 2010
    ..However, it cannot be ruled out that in carefully selected patients, some injection therapy or denervation procedures may be of benefit...
  17. ncbi request reprint Spinal manipulative therapy for chronic low-back pain
    Sidney M Rubinstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, PO Box 7057, Room D518, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1007 MB
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD008112. 2011
    ..Many therapies exist for the treatment of low-back pain including spinal manipulative therapy (SMT), which is a worldwide, extensively practiced intervention...
  18. doi request reprint Characteristics of chiropractors and their patients in Belgium
    Luc Ailliet
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 33:618-25. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe the characteristics, practice characteristics, and opinions of chiropractors and the sociodemographic characteristics and the type of complaint of patients presenting to chiropractors in Belgium...
  19. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive surgery for lumbar disc herniation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Steven J Kamper
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Centre, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Vander Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 23:1021-43. 2014
    ..To compare minimally invasive (MI) and conventional microdiscectomy (MD) for patients with sciatica due to lumbar disc herniation...