Journal of Chiropractic Medicine

Erratum to "A Guideline of Selecting and Reporting Intraclass Correlation Coefficients for Reliability Research" [J Chiropr Med 2016;15(2):155-163]

Date: November 9, 2017 | Time: 12:00am

In the article "A Guideline of Selecting and Reporting Intraclass Correlation Coefficients for Reliability Research" by Koo and Li in the June 2016 issue (2016;15(2):155-163; https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcm.2016.02.012), an error was discovered in Table 3. In the formula for ICC (1,1), the term (k + 1) in the denominator should be (k - 1). The corrected table has been reproduced below. The authors apologize for this error. <view entire article>





Dietary Fiber Is Beneficial for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: An Umbrella Review of Meta-analyses

Date: October 25, 2017 | Time: 12:00am | Posted By: Marc P. McRae

The purpose of this study was to review previously published meta-analyses on the effectiveness of dietary fiber on cardiovascular disease. <view entire article>





Management of Chronic Lateral Epicondylitis With Manual Therapy and Local Cryostimulation: A Pilot Study

Date: October 12, 2017 | Time: 12:00am | Posted By: Nadia Richer, Andrée-Anne Marchand, Martin Descarreaux

The purpose of this pilot study was to evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of adding cryostimulation to manual therapy in patients with chronic lateral epicondylitis. <view entire article>





Association of Venous Leg Ulcers With Ankle Range of Motion in People Attending Chiropractic Mobile Clinics in the Dominican Republic

Date: October 12, 2017 | Time: 12:00am | Posted By: Patricia A. Tavares, Victoria Landsman, Nathalie Gomez, Ariel Ferreiras, Ramon A. Lopez

The goal of the study was to determine if there was an association between chronic venous disorders (CVDs), particularly venous leg ulcers, and ankle range of motion (ROM) in the Dominican Republic. <view entire article>





Reliability of the Upper Trapezius Muscle and Fascia Thickness and Strain Ratio Measures by Ultrasonography and Sonoelastography in Participants With Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Date: October 12, 2017 | Time: 12:00am | Posted By: Mahyar Salavati, Behnam Akhbari, Ismail Ebrahimi Takamjani, Kamran Ezzati, Hamidreza Haghighatkhah

The purpose of this study was to assess the intra- and interexaminer reliability of the upper trapezius muscle and fascia thickness measured by ultrasonography imaging and strain ratio by sonoelastography in participants with myofascial pain syndrome. <view entire article>