The Logan Division of Research supports faculty and staff in conducting rigorous scientific research - clinical, basic science, educational and more - that supports public health care by investigating the applications and outcomes of chiropractic care, promoting community wellness and quality of life, and developing research partners through collaboration and practice-based research networks.
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Brand New Publications
Maeda Y, Kettner N, Holden J, Lee J, Kim J, Cina S, Malatesta C, Gerber J, McManus C, Im J, Libby A, Mezzacappa P, Morse LR, Park K, Audette J, Tommerdahl M, Napadow V. Functional deficits in carpal tunnel syndrome reflect reorganization of primary somatosensory cortex. Brain. 2014 Jun;137(Pt 6):1741-52.
Ichesco E, Schmidt-Wilcke T, Bhavsar R, Clauw DJ, Peltier SJ, Kim J, Napadow V, Hampson JP, Kairys AE, Williams DA, Harris RE. Altered resting state connectivity of the insular cortex in individuals with fibromyalgia. J Pain. 2014 May 7. pii: S1526-5900(14)00700-7.
Recently Published (InTouch April 2014)
The most recenlty published items for all faculty, staff, and administration are included below.
Barry AE, Stellefson ML, Woolsey CL. A comparison of the responsible drinking dimensions among underage and legal drinkers: examining differences in beliefs, motives, self-efficacy, barriers and intentions. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy. 2014 Jan 22;9(1):5.
Bussières A, Côté P, French S, Godwin M, Gotlib A, Graham ID, Grondin D, Hawk C, Leboeuf-Yde C, Mior S, Stuber K. Creating a Chiropractic Practice-Based Research Network (PBRN): Enhancing the management of musculoskeletal care J Can Chiropr Assoc. 2014 Mar;58(1):8-15.
Hussain M, Nassr A, Natarajan RN, An HS, Andersson GB. Relationship between biomechanical changes at adjacent segments and number of fused bone grafts in multilevel cervical fusions: a finite element investigation. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jan;20(1):22-9.
Kensinger W, Woolsey C, Divin A, Tapps T. College student motivational determinants for combining alcohol and energy drinks: Early identification could be the key. Drug Educ Prev Polic. 2014; 21(1):50-55.
Maeda Y, Kettner N, Kim J, Cina S, Gerber J, Mezzacappa, P, Morse L, Audette J, Napadow V. Acupuncture evoked response in contralateral somatosensory cortex reflects peripheral nerve pathology of carpal tunnel syndrome. Med Acupunct. 2013 Aug;25(4):275-84.
Maeda Y, Kettner N, Lee J, Kim J, Cina S, Malatesta C, Gerber J, McManus C, Im J, Libby A, Mezzacappa P, Morse LR, Park K, Audette J, Napadow V. Acupuncture-evoked response in somatosensory and prefrontal cortices predicts immediate pain reduction in carpal tunnel syndrome. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013;2013:795906.
Rosner AL, Conable KM, Edelmann T. Influence of foot orthotics upon duration of effects of spinal manipulation in chronic back pain patients: a randomized clinical trial. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2014 Feb;37(2):124-40.
Triano JJ, Budgell B, Bagnulo A, Roffey B, Bergmann T, Cooperstein R, Gleberzon B, Good C, Perron J, Tepe R. Review of methods used by chiropractors to determine the site for applying manipulation. Chiropr Man Therap. 2013 Oct 21;21(1):36.
Woolsey CL, Barnes L, Jacobson BH, Kensinger WS, Barry AE, Resnik A, Beck NC, Evans MW. Frequency of energy drink consumption predicts illicit prescription stimulant use. Subst Abus. 2014;35(1):96-103.
Yochum AM, Bonic EE, Yochum TR, Kettner NW. Giant Meckel diverticulum with enteroliths: a case report of a patient presenting with low back and episodic right lower quadrant pain. J Chiropr Med. 2013 Sep;12(3):207-11.