Western States Chiropractic College

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Organization: Western States Chiropractic College
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Spinal manipulative therapy versus a low force mimic maneuver for women with primary dysmenorrhea: a randomized, observer-blinded, clinical trial
    M A Hondras
    National College of Chiropractic, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
    Pain 81:105-14. 1999
  2. pmc A preliminary path analysis of expectancy and patient-provider encounter in an open-label randomized controlled trial of spinal manipulation for cervicogenic headache
    Mitchell Haas
    Dean of Research, Center for Outcomes Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 33:5-13. 2010
  3. pmc Dose response and efficacy of spinal manipulation for chronic cervicogenic headache: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcomes Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, 2900 NE 132nd Ave, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    Spine J 10:117-28. 2010
  4. doi The impact of microbial surveys on disinfection protocols in a chiropractic college environment
    Kara Burnham
    Basic Sciences Department, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, Ore 97230 309, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:463-8. 2009
  5. ncbi Brain microvascular and intracranial artery resistance to atherosclerosis is associated with heme oxygenase and ferritin in Japanese quail
    Kenneth A Hoekstra
    Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Mol Cell Biochem 307:1-12. 2008
  6. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of medical and chiropractic care for acute and chronic low back pain
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcomes Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:555-63. 2005
  7. ncbi Chronic disease self-management program for low back pain in the elderly
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcomes Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:228-37. 2005
  8. ncbi Dose response for chiropractic care of chronic cervicogenic headache and associated neck pain: a randomized pilot study
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcome Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 27:547-53. 2004
  9. ncbi Dose-response for chiropractic care of chronic low back pain
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcome Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, 2900 NE 132nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    Spine J 4:574-83. 2004
  10. ncbi Central neuronal plasticity, low back pain and spinal manipulative therapy
    Robert W Boal
    Basic Science Department, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, Ore 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 27:314-26. 2004

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Publications16

  1. ncbi Spinal manipulative therapy versus a low force mimic maneuver for women with primary dysmenorrhea: a randomized, observer-blinded, clinical trial
    M A Hondras
    National College of Chiropractic, Lombard, IL 60148, USA
    Pain 81:105-14. 1999
    ..1999 International Association for the Study of Pain...
  2. pmc A preliminary path analysis of expectancy and patient-provider encounter in an open-label randomized controlled trial of spinal manipulation for cervicogenic headache
    Mitchell Haas
    Dean of Research, Center for Outcomes Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 33:5-13. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article was to present a preliminary model to identify the effects of expectancy of treatment success and the patient-provider encounter (PPE) on outcomes in an open-label randomized trial...
  3. pmc Dose response and efficacy of spinal manipulation for chronic cervicogenic headache: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcomes Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, 2900 NE 132nd Ave, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    Spine J 10:117-28. 2010
    ..Systematic reviews of randomized controlled trials suggest that spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) is efficacious for care of cervicogenic headache (CGH). The effect of SMT dose on outcomes has not been studied...
  4. doi The impact of microbial surveys on disinfection protocols in a chiropractic college environment
    Kara Burnham
    Basic Sciences Department, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, Ore 97230 309, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:463-8. 2009
    ..to identify the microbes present on the headpieces of chiropractic adjusting tables from across the Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, Ore, facilities...
  5. ncbi Brain microvascular and intracranial artery resistance to atherosclerosis is associated with heme oxygenase and ferritin in Japanese quail
    Kenneth A Hoekstra
    Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Mol Cell Biochem 307:1-12. 2008
    ..These observations suggest that the extracranial and intracranial arterial walls respond differently to oxidation of lipoproteins, and support the feasibility of increased HO-1 expression as a means of protection against oxidant injury...
  6. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of medical and chiropractic care for acute and chronic low back pain
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcomes Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:555-63. 2005
    ..To identify relative provider costs, clinical outcomes, and patient satisfaction for the treatment of low back pain (LBP)...
  7. ncbi Chronic disease self-management program for low back pain in the elderly
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcomes Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:228-37. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of Stanford's Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) for chronic low back pain (LBP) in older Americans...
  8. ncbi Dose response for chiropractic care of chronic cervicogenic headache and associated neck pain: a randomized pilot study
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcome Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 27:547-53. 2004
    ..To acquire information for designing a large clinical trial and determining its feasibility and to make preliminary estimates of the relationship between headache outcomes and the number of visits to a chiropractor...
  9. ncbi Dose-response for chiropractic care of chronic low back pain
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcome Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, 2900 NE 132nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    Spine J 4:574-83. 2004
    ..There have been no trials of optimal chiropractic care in terms of number of office visits for spinal manipulation and other therapeutic modalities...
  10. ncbi Central neuronal plasticity, low back pain and spinal manipulative therapy
    Robert W Boal
    Basic Science Department, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, Ore 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 27:314-26. 2004
    ..Brief descriptions of LTP and LTD and elaboration of the key roles of calcium, glutamate, and glutamate receptors in LTP/LTD are provided as separate appendices...
  11. ncbi A practice-based study of patients with acute and chronic low back pain attending primary care and chiropractic physicians: two-week to 48-month follow-up
    Mitchell Haas
    Center for Outcome Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, 2900 NE 132nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 27:160-9. 2004
    ..This study reports pain and disability outcomes up to 4 years for chiropractic and medical patients with low back pain (LBP) and assesses the influence of doctor type and pain duration on clinical outcomes...
  12. ncbi Efficacy of cervical endplay assessment as an indicator for spinal manipulation
    Mitchell Haas
    Division of Research, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, Oregon 97230, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1091-6; discussion 1096. 2003
    ..Double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial...
  13. ncbi One-year trend in pain and disability relief recall in acute and chronic ambulatory low back pain patients
    Mitchell Haas
    Division of Research, Western States Chiropractic College, 2900 NE 132nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    Pain 95:83-91. 2002
    ..Physicians may need to use objective relief data to give the patient a realistic idea of actual improvement...
  14. ncbi Patient characteristics and physicians' practice activities for patients with chronic low back pain: a practice-based study of primary care and chiropractic physicians
    J Nyiendo
    Western States Chiropractic College, Division of Research, Center for Outcomes Studies, Portland, Ore 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 24:92-100. 2001
    ..Chronic low back pain sufferers are among those who account for the greatest usage of health care resources. Primary care medical (MD) physicians and chiropractic (DC) physicians treat most of these patients...
  15. ncbi Patient characteristics, practice activities, and one-month outcomes for chronic, recurrent low-back pain treated by chiropractors and family medicine physicians: a practice-based feasibility study
    J Nyiendo
    Research Division, Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 23:239-45. 2000
    ..In this report, practice activities and 1-month outcomes data are presented for 93 chiropractic patients and 45 medical patients with chronic, recurrent low-back pain...
  16. pmc Physical examination and self-reported pain outcomes from a randomized trial on chronic cervicogenic headache
    Darcy Vavrek
    Center for Outcomes Studies, Western States Chiropractic College, 2900 132nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97230 3009, USA
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 33:338-48. 2010
    ..In this analysis, we investigate relationships between objective physical examination (PE) measures with self-reported CGH outcomes...

Research Grants3

  1. Dose-Response of Manipulation for Chronic Headache
    Mitchell Haas; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The second is to estimate dose and efficacy parameters for a larger study for determining the relationship of cervicogenic headache outcomes with the number of treatments. ..
  2. Evidence-Based Care: Faculty & Curriculum Development
    Mitchell Haas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is the foundation for optimizing patient care. Western States Chiropractic College (WSCC) has long been dedicated to providing a science-based education...
  3. Dose-Response/Efficacy of Manipulation for Chronic LBP
    Mitchell Haas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....