Cardiac Arrest Survival Act and the Rural Access to Emergency Devices Act
The American Board of Chiropractic Sports Physicians has endorsed the American College of Sports Medicines Stand on AED’s. This essay looks at what AED’s mean to the sports chiropractor and the chiropractic profession as a whole. We acknowledge that equipment alone does not save lives, but the proper equipment in the hands of a trained individual with a plan does make a big difference.
Ethical Perspectives: Sexual Boundary Issues and the Chiropractic Paradigm
This important book is relatively brief at 123 pages and 13 chapters, but it is not short on timeliness or importance of content. The text references the alarming high statistics of professional boundary violations within the chiropractic profession. Fortunately this reference also provides a number of answers to the questions that need to be asked in regards to professional boundary violations.
Iowa High School Athletic Association and the Iowa Chiropractic Society 2005 Letter to Doctors
The Iowa High School Athletic Association and the Iowa Chiropractic Society have worked closely together for a number of years regarding issues important to the health and safety of student-athletes. As part of our relationship, we send Doctors of Chiropractic across the state information to assist them in being better prepared to deal with concerns… View Article
Head-Down Contact & Spearing in Football
In April 2004, the National Athletic Trainers’ Association published a position statement titled, “HEAD-DOWN CONTACT and SPEARING IN TACKLE FOOTBALL.” The position statement listed twenty-four (24) recommendations to minimize the risk of cervical spine injuries in tackle football.