James W Devocht

Summary

Affiliation: Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chiropractic treatment of temporomandibular disorders using the activator adjusting instrument: a prospective case series
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, 741 Brady Street, Davenport, Iowa 52803, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 26:421-5. 2003
  2. pmc The effect of chiropractic treatment on the reaction and response times of special operation forces military personnel: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, 741 Brady St, Davenport, IA, 52803, USA
    Trials 17:457. 2016
  3. ncbi request reprint History and overview of theories and methods of chiropractic: a counterpoint
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 444:243-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical evaluation of four different mattresses
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, 741 Brady Street, Davenport, IA 52803, USA
    Appl Ergon 37:297-304. 2006
  5. pmc Effects of spinal manipulation on sensorimotor function in low back pain patients--A randomised controlled trial
    Christine M Goertz
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA, USA Electronic address
    Man Ther 21:183-90. 2016
  6. ncbi request reprint Introducing the external link model for studying spine fixation and misalignment: part 2, Biomechanical features
    Charles N R Henderson
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:279-94. 2007
  7. pmc Effect of spinal manipulation on sensorimotor functions in back pain patients: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    David G Wilder
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Trials 12:161. 2011
  8. pmc Similar Effects of Thrust and Nonthrust Spinal Manipulation Found in Adults With Subacute and Chronic Low Back Pain: A Controlled Trial With Adaptive Allocation
    Ting Xia
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA Diagnosis and Radiology, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA Dr Sid E Williams Center for Chiropractic Research, Life University, Marietta, GA Palmer College of Chiropractic West Campus, San Jose, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 41:E702-9. 2016
  9. pmc Study protocol for patient response to spinal manipulation - a prospective observational clinical trial on physiological and patient-centered outcomes in patients with chronic low back pain
    Ting Xia
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Palmer College of Chiropractic, 741 Brady Street, Davenport, Lowa IA 52803, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:292. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Introducing the external link model for studying spine fixation and misalignment: current procedures, costs, and failure rates
    Charles N R Henderson
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa 52803, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:294-302. 2009

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Chiropractic treatment of temporomandibular disorders using the activator adjusting instrument: a prospective case series
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, 741 Brady Street, Davenport, Iowa 52803, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 26:421-5. 2003
    ..To determine if there was a basis for the treatment of temporomandibular disease (TMD) using the chiropractic protocol developed by Activator Methods, International...
  2. pmc The effect of chiropractic treatment on the reaction and response times of special operation forces military personnel: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, 741 Brady St, Davenport, IA, 52803, USA
    Trials 17:457. 2016
    ..However, it is unknown whether or not chiropractic treatment is able to improve reaction and response times in specific populations of interest. One such population is the U.S. military special operation forces' (SOF) personnel...
  3. ncbi request reprint History and overview of theories and methods of chiropractic: a counterpoint
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 444:243-9. 2006
    ..Consequently, there is now better public and professional opinion of chiropractic with coverage by insurance companies and government agencies. That trend is likely to continue...
  4. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical evaluation of four different mattresses
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, 741 Brady Street, Davenport, IA 52803, USA
    Appl Ergon 37:297-304. 2006
    ..However, at the T1/T3 and the T6/T8 spinal segments, inconsistent but statistically significant separation between some mattresses was observed...
  5. pmc Effects of spinal manipulation on sensorimotor function in low back pain patients--A randomised controlled trial
    Christine M Goertz
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA, USA Electronic address
    Man Ther 21:183-90. 2016
    ..Research suggests that sensorimotor changes may be involved in LBP. It is hypothesized that SM may generate its beneficial effects by affecting sensorimotor functions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Introducing the external link model for studying spine fixation and misalignment: part 2, Biomechanical features
    Charles N R Henderson
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:279-94. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize intervertebral stiffness and alignment changes in the external link model and evaluate it as an experimental mimic for studying the chiropractic subluxation...
  7. pmc Effect of spinal manipulation on sensorimotor functions in back pain patients: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    David G Wilder
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Trials 12:161. 2011
    ..This study evaluates the sensorimotor function in the lumbopelvic region, as measured by postural sway, response to sudden load and repositioning accuracy, following SM to the lumbar and pelvic region when compared to a sham treatment...
  8. pmc Similar Effects of Thrust and Nonthrust Spinal Manipulation Found in Adults With Subacute and Chronic Low Back Pain: A Controlled Trial With Adaptive Allocation
    Ting Xia
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA Diagnosis and Radiology, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA Dr Sid E Williams Center for Chiropractic Research, Life University, Marietta, GA Palmer College of Chiropractic West Campus, San Jose, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 41:E702-9. 2016
    ..A three-arm controlled trial with adaptive allocation...
  9. pmc Study protocol for patient response to spinal manipulation - a prospective observational clinical trial on physiological and patient-centered outcomes in patients with chronic low back pain
    Ting Xia
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Palmer College of Chiropractic, 741 Brady Street, Davenport, Lowa IA 52803, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:292. 2014
    ..Additionally biomechanical characteristics of SM delivery are collected with the intention to explore the potential dose-response relationship between SM and LBP improvement...
  10. doi request reprint Introducing the external link model for studying spine fixation and misalignment: current procedures, costs, and failure rates
    Charles N R Henderson
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa 52803, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:294-302. 2009
    ..A detailed description of current ELM procedures is presented and practical issues are reviewed such as expense (dollars and time) and construct failure rates during and after the surgical implant procedure...
  11. pmc Comparison of posteroanterior spinal stiffness measures to clinical and demographic findings at baseline in patients enrolled in a clinical study of spinal manipulation for low back pain
    Edward F Owens
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa 52803, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:493-500. 2007
    ..The current report is an analysis of the baseline PAS data, with particular emphasis on relationships between PAS and clinical and demographic characteristics...
  12. doi request reprint Force-time profile differences in the delivery of simulated toggle-recoil spinal manipulation by students, instructors, and field doctors of chiropractic
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa 52803, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 36:342-8. 2013
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  13. pmc A pilot study of a chiropractic intervention for management of chronic myofascial temporomandibular disorder
    James W Devocht
    Dr DeVocht is an associate professor, Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, Iowa
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:1154-63. 2013
    ..In this pilot study, the authors assessed the feasibility of conducting a larger trial to evaluate chiropractic treatment of temporomandibular disorders (TMDs)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Introducing the external link model for studying spine fixation and misalignment: part 1--need, rationale, and applications
    Charles N R Henderson
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:239-45. 2007
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  15. pmc Novel Electromyographic Protocols Using Axial Rotation and Cervical Flexion-Relaxation for the Assessment of Subjects With Neck Pain: A Feasibility Study
    James W Devocht
    Associate Professor, Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA
    J Chiropr Med 15:102-11. 2016
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  16. ncbi request reprint The reliability of a posterior-to-anterior spinal stiffness measuring system in a population of patients with low back pain
    Edward F Owens
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa 52803, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 30:116-23. 2007
    ..A system for measuring posterior-to-anterior spinal stiffness (PAS) was developed for use in clinical trials of manipulation for low back pain. The reliability of this device is under investigation in this study...
  17. ncbi request reprint Chiropractic treatment of temporomandibular disorders using the activator adjusting instrument and protocol
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropiractic Research, Davenport, Iowa, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 11:70-3. 2005
    ..To describe the chiropractic management of a 30-year-old woman with temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain and to discuss the general etiology and management of TMJ conditions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Spinal manipulation alters electromyographic activity of paraspinal muscles: a descriptive study
    James W Devocht
    Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa 52803, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:465-71. 2005
    ..To examine the effect of spinal manipulation on electromyographic (EMG) activity in areas of localized tight muscle bundles of the low back...