Research News Archive
(11/12/14) Dr. John Hart’s poster presentation, “Resting pulse rates following adjustment of C1 subluxation: A case series” has been accepted for the ACC RAC 2015.
(6/30/14) Drs. John Hart, Claudia Seay, and Cynthia Gibbon published an article, “Intra-examiner repeatability of mastoid fossa temperature differentials using the Tytron instrument” in the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research 2014; June 30: 110-112. http://vertebralsubluxation.sharepoint.com/Pages/2014_1299_fossa.aspx
(6/5/14) Dr. John Porter presented two sessions about the Thompson Technique at the 2014 South Carolina Chiropractic Associations conference in Myrtle Beach.
(4/28/14) Dr. John Hart has accepted an invitation to become a member of the editorial board of The Journal of Chiropractic Education (JCE). He joins a group of 43 members from chiropractic colleges throughout the world. The mission of the journal is to promote excellence in chiropractic education through the publication of research and scholarly articles concerned with educational theory methods, and content relevant to the practice of chiropractic. Publishing the majority of scholarly manuscripts on chiropractic education, the JCE is open access, charges no manuscript fees, and is indexed in PubMed, CINAHL, ICL, and MANTIS.
(3/7/14 )Dr. John Hart published “Reduction of Resting Pulse Rate Following Chiropractic Adjustment of Atlas Subluxation,” in the peer-reviewed journal, Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research. A link to the abstract is here:http://vertebralsubluxation.sharepoint.com/Pages/2014_1298_scoh.aspx
(6/10/2013) Trustee Daniel Knowles, D.C., Richelle Knowles, D.C. and Katie Ray, D.C., have published “Reduction of a Lumbar Scoliosis & Improved Cervical Curve in a Geriatric Patient Following Network Spinal Analysis™ Care: A Case Study” in the June 10, 2013, Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research, pp. 18-28.
(4/19/2013) Dr. John Hart represented Sherman College at the Ninth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium held at Milliken & Company. Members of the research department including Dr. Pengju “George” Luo and Dr. Lafayette Briggs attended the symposium along with several interns. Breakout sessions by presenters from 13 colleges were held in 11 subject areas ranging from biology, health care, and clinical pedagogy, to language and literature, marketing and entrepreneurship, and graphic design. Poster presentations covered an additional 24 topics. Dr. Hart chaired the health care session, and presented his research on “Correlation Between Manual Pulse Rate and Heart Rate Variability.”
(2/20/2013) Dr. Pengju “George” Luo’s paper, “Carbon ‘Quantum’ Dots for Optical Bioimaging,” was published in the Journal of Material Chemistry B in the February 2013 online edition available here.
(1/28/2013) Dr. Hart’s article “Comparison of Resting Pulse Rates in Chiropractic Students Versus the General Population” is published in Topics in Integrated Health Care. The full text is available at http://www.tihcij.com/pdf/Vol3i4/comparison-of-resting-pulse-rates.pdf
(12/12/2012) Dr. Hart’s new publication “Using basic statistics on the individual patient’s own numeric data” is published in Journal of Chiropractic Medicine. The abstract is available at: http://www.journalchiromed.com/article/S1556-3707(12)00127-7/abstract
(11/29/2012) Two posters are accepted for ACC-RAC 2013, which will be held in Washington D.C. March 2013
- Successful management of chronic shoulder impingement syndrome with multi-modal chiropractic care and home exercise: a case report. by Adam Morrell
- Association between heart rate variability and novel pulse rate variability methods by John Hart
(11/28/2012) Dr. Ron Castellucci, Resolution of colic in an eight-week-old infant undergoing chiropractic care: A case study. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health Chiropractic. The abstract is available at http://chiropracticpediatrics.sharepoint.com/Pages/2012_1236_colic.aspx
(11/19/2012) Hart J. Comparison of resting pulse rates in chiropractic student patients versus the general population. Accepted in Topics in Integrated Health Care (journal website: http://www.tihcij.com/About.aspx )
(11/13/2012) “Correlation between academic performance and NBCE Part I scores” by Kenya A., Kenya H., and Hart J. is accepted at the Journal of Chiropractic Education.
(10/22/2012) The International Research and Philosophy Symposium (IRAPS), 2012 was successfully convened on Sherman College campus, Oct 20-21. Here is more detailed information about IRAPS. The following Sherman College faculty and students gave presentations at IRAPS 2012:
- Dr. Ron Castellucci, Resolution of colic in an eight-week-old infant undergoing chiropractic care: A case study
- Dr. Bill Decken, Presenting subluxation communication research project
- Dr. Joe J. Donofrio, Incorporating salutogenesis in a new chiropractic paradigm
- Dr. John Hart, User-friendly analysis of the neurological interference component of the vertebral subluxation: A case study
- Dr. John Hart, Correlation between heart rate variability and novel, user-friendly pulse rate variability methods
- Jasen Van Dyke, Chiropractic and epilepsy
- Karen Lumb, The effects of network spinal analysis on children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder with accompanying speech and language deficits
(10/17/2012) Sherman student researcher Van Dyke is featured in the local newspapers for his research project on the subject of epilepsy, for more information, please visit http://www.goupstate.com/article/20121017/ARTICLES/210171003
(10/09/2012) Hart J. Does chiropractic “add years to life”? A second look. The Internet Journal of Chiropractic 2012; 1 (2). DOI: 10.5580/2c7f.
(06/11/2012) Dr. John Hart attended award ceremony for his earned certificate in applied biostatistics from the University of Washington (Professional and Continuing Education online program)
(05/29/2012) Assistant Director of Research Dr. John Hart is invited to be a member of the editorial board for the International Journal of Statistics in Medical Research.
(05/11/201)2 Dr. John Zhang, former Director of Research at Sherman (1994-1998), works in China to help establish:
- the first formal chiropractic department in a high ranking hospital (with several US- trained DCs)
- the first chiropractic college in China (Xian).
(04/26/2012) John Hart and Seunggeun Hyun, Cancer Mortality, Natural Background Radiation, and other Selected Determinants (Poster presentation). Presented at the 2012 Dose Response Conference, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, April 24-25.
(04/20/2012) The following four submissions are accepted and presented at the 8th Annual South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium (http://www.uscupstate.edu/symposium/), held on Friday, April 20 at Milliken & Company in Spartanburg.
- Dr. Lafayette Briggs, Comparison of Historical versus Recent Musculoskeletal Improvement Outcomes following Chiropractic Intervention: What the Future Holds?
- Dr. John Hart and Dr. Seunggeun Hyun, Association between Cancer Mortality, Natural Background Radiation, and other Selected Predictors.
- Dr. Lafayette Briggs, Geometry of Coplanar Stereoscopic Radiographic Pairs for Analysis of Lateral Cervical Radiographs: A Study using Mathematical Models
- Dr. Pengju George Luo, Promotion of Cell Growth by Graphene Oxide
(03/17/2012) Assistant Director of Research John Hart presented his research “Analysis of the Patient’s Own Date: A Case Report Using Basic Statistics” (poster presentation) on ACC-RAC 2012, at Las Vegas
(03/16/2012) Sherman College faculty Amilliah Kenya presented her education research, entitled “Correlation between Predictors of Entering GPA, Class Scores and Pre-test Scores on NBCE Part I Scores” (Platform) on ACC-RAC 2012, at Las Sherman College conducted quarterly SCHOLAR (Sherman College Helping Others
Learn About Research) on Thursday, March 1. Two studies will be presented:
- Correlation of GPA and NBCE Part 1 performance by Dr. Amilliah Kenya
- Comparison of Chiropractic Outcomes: 1950 versus 2010 by Dr. Lafayette Briggs
IRAPS abstracts 2011
Lin, S.; Guo, Y.; You, Q.; Yin, Y.; Liu, J.; Luo, P.G. Effects of High-Intensity Pulsed Electric Field on Antioxidant Attributes of Hydrolysates Derived from Egg White Protein. Journal of Food Biochemistry. (Published online Dec 30, 2011).
The International Research and Philosophy Symposium (IRAPS), 2011 was successfully convened on Sherman College campus, Oct 22-23. For detailed information about IRAPS, please visit IRAPS
Sherman College faculty and students gave the following presentations on IRAPS 2011
- Decken B., Santos M., Santos J. The Prevalence of Vertebral Subluxation in Children Ten Years of Age and Younger. IRAPS, Oct 22-23, 2011
- Hart J. A Proposed Modified Test of Heart Rate Variability for Analyzing the Neurological Interference Component of the Vertebral Subluxation. IRAPS, Oct 22-23, 2011
- Hart J. Detecting Outliers in Mastoid Fossa Readings: A Case Report. IRAPS, Oct 22-23, 2011
- Decken B., Risser B., Schroeder G. An Analysis of Chiropractic Philosophy Courses in United States Chiropractic College Curriculums. IRAPS, Oct 22-23, 2011
- Hart J. and Neely C. Allowing a Possible Margin of Error When Assessing Student Skills in Spinous Process Location, The Journal of Chiropractic EducationVol. 25, No. 2, 2011 182-185
- Dr. Hart published new paper, entitled “Lung cancer in Oregon”. Dose Response 2011; 9(3): 410-415.
Sherman College philosophy department chairman Dr. Bill Decken and coauthors published their article “A Survey of Chiropractors Attitudes and Opinions Regarding Chiropractic College Curricular Content, Length, Relationship to Practice Success and Recommendations for Change” at the Journal of Philosophy, Principles & Practice of Chiropractic, 2011(2), pp10-11. The abstract is available at: http://chiropracticdialogues.health.officelive.com/2011_1169_curriculum.aspx
Associate professor of Basic Sciences Dr. George Luo published an article with coauthors, entitled “Inhibitory Effects of Muscadine Anthocyanins on α-Glucosidase and Pancreatic Lipase Activities” J. Agric. Food Chem., 2011, 59 (17), pp 9506–9511. The abstract is available at http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jf201452v
Doctors Mitzi Schwartzbauer and John Hart study, “Inter-Examiner Reliability of Leg Length Inequality Assessments” published in the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research, July 11, 2011, Pages 51-56: http://vertebralsubluxationresearch.health.officelive.com/2011_1140_legcheck.aspx
Doctors Fehl, Kuhta and Hart study, “Inter-examiner Agreement for C1 and C2 Static Alignment Analysis Using Analog and Digital Radiographic Technologies: A Pilot Study” will be published in the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research ~ June 30, 2011 ~ Pages 45-49: http://www.uppercervicalsubluxation.com/
Dr. Jamie Browning is Sherman College’s new Institutional Review Board (IRB) Chair. Browning is Director of the Reach Out And Recruit (ROAR) program. She has a keen interest in serving the college in the area of research. “I am happy to serve in the capacity of IRB Chair and look forward to working with my colleagues in the area of research,” says Browning.
Published Briggs L., Management of Post Traumatic Fibromyalgia in a Female Undergoing Subluxation Based Chiropractic Care for 15 Years. Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research ~ April 6, 2011 ~ Pages 9-14 http://www.vertebralsubluxationresearch.com/
Dr. John Hart presented two posters at the 10th Annual Dose Response Conference at the University of Massachusetts – Amherst, Cancer Mortality for a Single Race in Low versus High Land Elevation in the U.S. Lack of Association between Lung Cancer, Smoking, and Radon in Oregon
Research Funding Available for VS-Based Research
Sherman College of Chiropractic has received a generous donation for faculty to do subluxation-related research.
Purpose: To promote and support research and scholarly activities at Sherman College
Award: Each award is $1,000.
Eligibility: Faculty member of Sherman College of Chiropractic
Drs. John Hart and Cheneir Neely’s paper entitled “Allowing a Possible Margin of Error When Assessing Student Skills in Spinous Process Location,” accepted for publication in The Journal of Chiropractic Education. In this paper, Drs. Joe Donofrio and Ron Castellucci, along with one of our current students, Osainou Mboge are acknowledged for their assistance with this publication
Drs. Greene-Orndorff, L. and Reizer, J. published their book “Chiropractic Mavericks: The Story of Helen and Dr. Gordon Brown” (ISBN 978-0-557-44717-6) May 2010, Lulu Press, Inc.
Dr. Hart’s paper (in collaboration with USC-upstate) entitled “Cancer Mortality, State Mean Elevations, and other Selected Predictors” by John Hart and Seunggeun Hyun is accepted to be published in Dose Response.
Dr. John Hart’s paper entitled “Cancer Mortality for a Single Race in Low versus High Elevation Counties in the U.S.” is accepted for publication in the journal Dose Response
Dr. John Hart’s manuscript entitled “Lung Cancer in Oregon” is accepted for publication in Dose Response
5/27/2010. Dr. George Luo presented research poster “Rapid Detection of Mercury in Shrimp by Bacterial Cells and in vitro Luciferase System of Photobacterium leiognathi” by Wang, J-X., Zhu, L., Mei, C., Wang, Y., Luo, P. G., Lin H. at the 110th General Meeting of the ASM, San Diego, CA, May 23-27
Dr. John Hart’s research proposal “Statistical Analysis of Mastoid Fossa Readings: A Case Study” has been approved.
Dr. George Luo co-authored paper is accepted for publication: Cao, L., Deng, Z., Wang, F., Luo, P. G., Zhang, G., Tang, F., and Zou, B. Self-assembled Synthesis and Characterization of Dandelion-like and Flower-like Cupric Oxide Nanostructures. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. Lett. In press
New student research proposal is approved: Cheneir Neely, Inter-examiner Reliability of Spinous Process Palpation of Selected Vertebral Segments (John Hart as faculty advisor)
- Dr. Hart’s research proposal is approved: Reliability of the Thermofocus Thermometer for Mastoid Fossa Readings
- Dr. Laura G. Orndorff (Professor of Clinical Science, Chair of Radiology Department) published her article “Your Secret Patient Protection Agency” in Chiropractic Economics, Volume 56 Number 6 Page 37-38
- Dr. Hart’s manuscript entitled “Cancer Mortality in Six Lowest versus Six Highest Elevation Jurisdictions in the U.S.” is accepted for publication in the Dose Response, a peer-reviewed scientific journal.
4/9/2010 Dr. Hart’s manuscript entitled “Cancer Mortality in Six Lowest versus Six Highest Elevation Jurisdictions in the U.S.” is accepted for publication in the Dose Response, a peer-reviewed scientific journal.
Dr. Hart presented his research work, entitled “Cancer Mortality Rates and Land Elevations in the Carolinas” at the 6th annual SC Upstate Research Symposium
Two research posters were presented at ACC/RAC by Sherman faculty and graduates. Faculty members Cindy Gibbon, D.C., John Hart, D.C., and Claudia Seay, D.C., presented a poster on “Intra- and Inter-examiner Reliability of Mastoid Fossa Thermal Readings Using Chiropractic Instrumentation.” John Hart, D.C., Matthew Christopher, D.C., and Ralph Boone, Ph.D., D.C., presented “Asymmetry in Atlas Bone Specimens: A Pilot Study.”
Research abstract “Application of Luminescent Bacteria and Bacterial Luciferase in Food Safety” by Wang, J-X., Lin, H., Zhu, L., Mei, C., Luo, P. G., Wang, J., and Wang, Y is accepted for poster presentation at the 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology. Dr. George Luo will present this research in San Diego, CA, May 23-27, 2010
Research article by John Hart, entitled “Mean Cancer Mortality Rates in Low versus High Elevation Counties in Texas” is accepted for publication in the Dose Response
Original research: “The Reliability of Visual X-ray Analysis of the Cervical Spine and Pelvis: A Preliminary Study” by Rodney Slusher, Brad Shook, Jeremy Hozjan, Mark McCauley, and John Hart is accepted for publication at Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research (JVSR)
Dr. Bill Fehl’s Research Proposal “Agreement between Conventional and Digital Radiographic Analyses” is approved by the research committee and the IRB.
Luo, J. and Luo, P.G., A new method for multi-group cancer outlier differential gene detection, InterStat, January, 2010. (Available from http://interstat.statjournals.net/YEAR/2010/abstracts/1001001.php).
Hart J, Mean Cancer Mortality Rates in Low versus High Elevation Counties in Texas. Dose Response February 2010
Slusher R, Shook B, Hozjan J, McCauley M, and Hart J. The Reliability of Visual X-ray Analysis of the Cervical Spine and Pelvis: A Preliminary Study. Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research (JVSR) February 2010.
Luo, J. and Luo, P.G., A new method for multi-group cancer outlier differential gene detection, InterStat, January, 2010. (Available from http://interstat.statjournals.net/YEAR/2010/abstracts/1001001.php).
Luo, P. G., Wang, H., Gu, L., Lin, Y., Lu, F., Christensen, K.A., Yang, S.-T. and Sun, Y.-P. Selective Interactions of Sugar-Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Bacillus Spores. ACS Nano, in press
Lynch, S, Boone, WR. Somatovisceral Responses to Chiropractic Adjustments. JVSR March 17, 2009: 1-5.
Rush P, Boone W. The Implementation of Virtual Instruction in Relation to X-Ray Positioning and Imaging in Chiropractic Education: A Descriptive Paper. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2009; 23(1): 40-46.
McAllister W, Boone WR, Power K, Hart J, Xiong T, Westbrook M. Chiropractic Care and Changes in Physical State and Self-Perceptions in Domains of Health among Public Safety Personnel: A Longitudinal Follow up Study. JVSR [May 15, 2009, pp 1-11].
Lu, F, Gu, L, Meziani, MJ, Wang, X, Luo, PG, Veca, L. M., Cao, L., and Sun, Y.-P. (2009) Advances in Bioapplications of Carbon Nanotubes. Adv. Mater., 21, 139-152.
Luo, PG, Wang H, Cao L, Tzeng T-R., Sun, Y-P (2009) Interactions of Carbohydrate Biofunctionalized Carbon Nanotubes with Bacillus subtilis Spores, Abstract of the 109th General Meeting of the ASM, Philadelphia, May 17-21.
Briggs L, Hart J, Navis M, Clayton S, Boone R. Surface area congruence of atlas superior articulating facets and occipital condyles. Journal of Chiropractic Medicine 2008; 7:9-16. http://www.journalchiromed.com/
Briggs L. Reliability of Two Methods Used To Assess A/O Joint Congruence, Symmetry and Exactness of Fit. JVSR (May 26):1-4. www.jvsr.com
Gu L, Luo PG, Wang H., Meziani MJ, Lin Y, Veca LM, Cao L, Lu F, Wang X, Quinn, RA, Wang W, Zhang P, Lacher S, Sun Y-P. (2008) Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube as Unique Scaffold for Multivalent Display of Sugars. Biomacromolecules, 9, 2408–2418.
Hart J. Correlation of U.S. Mortality Rates with Chiropractor Ratios and other Determinants: 1995. JVSR, July 2, 2008: 1-6. www.jvsr.com
Hart J. 1990 Death Rates in the U.S. in Relation to: Chiropractors and Medical Doctors Per Capita, Age, Income, and Education. Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research 2008; Sept 12: 1-5.
Kuhta P. Owens EF. Effect of lateral cranial translation of the appearance of the atlas-occipital joint. JVSR April 2008. www.jvsr.com
Lin Y, Li H, Gu L, Luo PG, Veca LM, Wang H, and Sun Y-P (2008) Chapter 24: “Bioapplications of Carbon Nanotubes” in Chemistry of Carbon Nanotubes, edited by Basiuk, V. A and Basiuk E. V., American Scientific Publisher, pp1-35 (book chapter).
Lu F, Gu L, Meziani MJ, Wang X, Luo PG, Veca LM, Cao L, and Sun Y-P. (2008) Advances in Bioapplications of Carbon Nanotubes. Adv. Mater., published online on 12/02/2008.
Luo PG, and Stutzenberger FJ. (2008) Nanotechnology in the Detection and Control of Microorganisms. Adv. Appl. Microbiol. 63, 145-181.
Sun Y-P, Lu F, Wang X, Cao L, Lin Y, Meziani MJ, Wang H, Luo PG, Zou B, Harruff BA, Wang W, Veca LM, Zhang P, Xie S-Y, Yang H, and Diaz JA. (2008) Chapter 6: “Photoluminescent Carbon Nanomaterials: Properties and Potential Applications” in“Nanoscience and Its Applications in Biomedicine”, edited by Shi, D., Springer-Verlag And Tsinghua University Press, pp124-148 (book chapter).
Welch A, Boone R. Sympathetic and parasympathetic responses to specific diversified adjustments to chiropractic vertebral subluxations of the cervical and thoracic spine. Journal of Chiropractic Medicine 2008 (Sept); 7(3):86-93.
Hart J, Omolo B, Boone WR, Brown C, and Ashton A. Intra- and inter-examiner reliability and comparison of JCCA2007; 51 (3):175-185. Hart J. Correlation of health outcomes with physician and chiropractor ratios in the U.S. Journal of Chiropractic 2007; 6(3):105-109.
Fisher A, Boone WR. Line analysis of radiographs demonstrating JVSR2007 (Sept 17):1-7.
McAllister W, Boone WR. Chiropractic care and changes in physical state and self-perceptions in domains of health related quality JVSR, August 2007.
Hart J. Five minute thermal pattern analysis and health JVSR2007 (Sept 26):1-6.
Boone WR, Strange M, Trimpi J, Wills J, and Hawkins C. Quality control in the chiropractic clinical setting utilizing thermography instrumentation as a model. JVSR
Cao, L., Wang, X., Meziani, M. J., Lu, F., Wang, H., Luo, P. G., Lin, Y., Harruff, B. A., Veca, L. M., Xie, S.-Y., and Sun, Y.-P. (2007). Carbon quantum dots for multiphoton bioimaging. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 11318-11319. (also highlighted in the scientific journal Nature, 2007, 449, p.263 (Dot to dot; in the issue of September 20, 2007).
Hart J. Improved health correlated with ratio of chiropractors JVSR2007 (Dec 5):1-10.
Briggs L. Reliability of methods used to assess A/O joint symmetry and exactness of fit. JVSR (Accepted) February Welch A. Boone WR, Hart J. Sympathetic and parasympathetic responses to specific chiropractic adjustments of subluxation of Briggs L, Hart J, Navis, M, Clayton S, Boone WR. Surface area congruence of atlas superior articulating facets and occipital Journal of Chiropractic Medicine August 2007.
So CS, Najm WI, Jong PK, Boone WR. Acute and long term benefits of motion style treatment (MST) in combination with other therapies: Two case reports. International Journal of Clinical Acupuncture 16 (2): December 12, 2007
Rush PO. The Development and Implementation of Virtual Instruction using Chiropractic Education as a Model (Under Cao L, Wang X, Meziani MJ, Lu F, Wang H, Luo PG, et. al. Carbon Dots for Multiphoton Bioimaging. J. Am. Chem. Soc 2007.
Luo, P. G., and Stutzenberger, F. J. (2008). Nanotechnology in the Detection and Control of Microorganisms. Adv. Appl. Microbiol. Vol 63. In press. Sun, Y.-P., Lu, F., Wang, X., Cao, L., Lin, Y., Meziani, M. J., Wang, H., Luo, P. G., Zou, B., Harruff, B. A., Wang, W., Veca, L. M., Zhang, P., Xie, S,-Y., Yang, H., and Diaz, J. A. “Photoluminescent Carbon Nanomaterials: Properties and Potential Applications” in Nanomaterials and Their Applications in Biomedicine, Shi, D., Ed., Springer-Verlag And Tsinghua University Press, In press (book chapter).
Luo, P. G., Tzeng, T.-R., Shah, R. R., and Stutzenberger, F. J. (2007). Nanomaterials for Antimicrobial Applications and Pathogen Detection. Current Trends in Microbiology. In press.
Cao, L., Wang, X., Meziani, M. J., Lu, F., Wang, H., Luo, P. G., Lin, Y., Harruff, B. A., Veca, L. M., Xie, S.-Y., and Sun, Y.-P. (2007). Carbon quantum dots for multiphoton bioimaging. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 11318-11319. (Highlight in Nature, 2007, 449, p. 263.)
Luo, P. G., and Tzeng, T. J. (2007). Antiadhesion of Campylobacter jejuni Using Adhesin-Specific Nanoparticles” Abstract of the 107th General Meeting of the ASM, Toronto, May 21-25
Boone WR, Strange M, Trimpi J, Wills J, Hawkins C. Quality control in the chiropractic clinical Setting utilizing thermography instrumentation as a model. Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research (in press). Fisher A. Boone WR. Line analysis of radiographs demonstrating lumbarization or sacralization: a preliminary study. Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research (in press).
McAllister W, Boone WR. Chiropractic care and changes in physical state and self-perceptions in domains of health related quality of life among public safety personnel. Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research (August 6): 1-7.
Gibbon C, Seay C, Hart J. Reliability of a temporal artery thermometer used for mastoid fossa readings. Journal of Chiropractic Medicine. June 2007.
Hart J. Clarification on history of the AP open mouth radiograph. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics 2007; 30(4): 332 [Letter]. Hart J. 5 minute thermal pattern analysis and health. Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research 2007 (May 3): 1-6.
Hart J. Structural problems of the spine do not necessarily require intervention. Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association. March 2007, pp. 8-13. Hart J. Structure doesn’t necessarily dictate function. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2007; 21(1): 106 [Abstract].
Hart J, Boone R. Thermal patterns and health. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2007; 21(1): 107 [Abstract].
Orndorff L, Hart J. Correlation of grade point average and diagnostic imaging scores on the NBCE exam. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2007; 21(1): 102 [Abstract].
Weeks L, Schwartzbauer J, Hart J. Needs assessment survey of leadership and practice management: A case study. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2007; 21(1): 122 [Abstract].
Kuhta P, Owens E. The effect of lateral cranial translation on the appearance of the atlanto-occipital joint. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2007; 21(1): 112 [Abstract].
Prenitzer R. Avascular necrosis and clinical documentation: A case study. ACC-RAC 2007 conference in Phoenix, AZ. March 15-17, 2007. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2007; 21(1): 118 [Abstract].
Hart JF. Comparison of x-ray and palpation for upper cervical listings. JVSR. October 25, 2006.
Wang H., L. Gu, Y. Lin, F. Lu, M. J. Meziani, P.G. Luo, W. Wang, L. Cao, and Y.-P. Sun. Unique aggregation of anthrax (bacillus anthracis) spores by sugar-coated single-walled carbon nanotubes. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128:13364-13365.
Sun Y.-P., B. Zhou, Y. Lin, W. Wang, K. A. S. Fernando, P. Pathak, M. J. Meziani, B. A. Harruff, X. Wang, H. Wang, P.G. Luo, H. Yang, M. E. Kose, B. Chen, L. M. Veca, and S.-Y. Xie. Quantum-sized carbon dots for bright and colorful photoluminescence. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128:7756-7757.
Boone WR, Oswald P, Holt K, Beck R, Kanwal S, Ashton A. Physical, physiological, and immune status changes, coupled with self-perceptions of health and quality of life, in subjects receiving chiropractic care: A pilot study. Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research. July 5, 2006, pp. 1-6.
Hart JF. Chiropractic: history and overview of theories and methods. [Letter]. Correlated Orthopedics and Related Research. July 2006
Boone WR, Oswald P, Holt K, Beck R, Kanwal S, Ashton A. Long term assessment of blood indices and immune panel profiling of subjects receiving chiropractic care: A pilot study, Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research, June 7, 2006, pp. 1-11.
Hart JF. The colonel allen case. Chiropractic History. Summer 2006. Hart JF, Omolo B, Boone WR, Brown C, Ashton A. Intra- and inter-examiner reliability and comparison of computer-aided methods of thermal pattern analysis. [Abstract]. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2006; 20(1): 20-21.
McAulay B, Newlin S. Success in chiropractic practice: Phase II: a practitioner-based survey. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2006; 20(1):36-7. [Abstract]. Hart JF. Improvement in hearing after chiropractic care: a case series [Letter]. Chiropractic and Osteopathy. 2006, 14:2.
Dr. Arlene Welch, Instructor and Health Center faculty member, will be granted a $500.00 research award, through the Research Department. The grant was awarded based on originality, relevance of the research to subluxation theory, and feasibility. Dr. Welch’s study is titled “Sympathetic and Parasympathetic Responses to Specific Chiropractic Adjustments of the Cervical and Thoracic Spine for Correction of Vertebral Subluxation” and will include support by Research Department personnel.
Dr. Hart presented “A Brief History of the AP Open Mouth Radiograph,” which was published in the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics in October 2004. Read Dr. Hart’s publication here.
Brown M. Overlooked! Back on record. Chiropractic History 2004;24(2), 27-34. Hart JF, Owens EF. Stability of paraspinal thermal patterns during acclimation. JMPT. February 2004, pp. 109-117. Read online
Hart J. A brief history of the AP open mouth radiograph. JMPT. October 2004, pp. 515e1-e4. Read online
Hart J. Stability of paraspinal heat patterns during equilibration. Journal of Chiropractic Education. 2002;16(1):18.
Hart, J. Upper cervical specific: an overview. 2002 Vertebral Subluxation Research Conference. December 2002. Hayward, California.
Owens EF, Stein T. Computer-aided analysis of paraspinal thermographic patterns: a technical report. Chiropr Res J 2000; 7(2): 65-69
Hart, John; and Boone, WR; Pattern analysis of paraspinal temperatures: a descriptive report. JVSR 2000; 3(4)
Owens, Ed; Koch, David; Moore, Leroy. Hypothesis formulation for scientific investigation of vertebral subluxation. J Vertebral Subluxation Res. 1999; 3(3): 98-103.
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