What is Upper Cervical Chiropractic Therapy?

Category: Physical Therapy

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Generic name: Chiropractic Therapy

Upper Cervical Chiropractic therapy is a procedure performed when there is a head-neck misalignment.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fibromyalgia 2 0
Multiple sclerosis 2 4
Muscle spasms 2 0
Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome 2 2
Neck pain 2 0
Pain 2 1

Show all 13 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 8

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Upper Cervical Chiropractic Therapy

Side effect Patients
Back pain 1
Neck pain 1
Sore back 1
Sore neck 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently going to Upper Cervical Chiropractic Therapy

Dosage Patients
10 min weekly 1
60 min weekly 1

Why patients stopped taking Upper Cervical Chiropractic Therapy

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 2
Expense 2
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
See all 5 patients who've stopped going to Upper Cervical Chiropractic Therapy

Duration

Currently going to Upper Cervical Chiropractic Therapy

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 2

Stopped going to Upper Cervical Chiropractic Therapy

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 2
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 7
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 6
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 3
$100-199 2
$50-99 1
$25-49 1
< $25 2
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Upper Cervical Chiropractic Therapy

Oct 13, 2010 (Started Oct 13, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for to open up healing comunication from the brain to body by aligning the brain stem up properly)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sore back, sore neck)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: Looking for a drug free treatment that works and helps me control my own body
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: sore back, sore neck

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