Please bear with us while we update our French and Spanish sites

Text Size


WFC 2016 Logo multilingual
PREMIER CORPORATE PARTNER                            
NEW Logan LM Hor2 RGB 1C 541 Transp web

Economics & Utilization

Complementary and alternative medicine use among adults and children: United States, 2007.
Barnes, Patricia M; Bloom, Barbara & Nahin, Richard L
Natl Health Stat Report. 2008 Dec 10;(12):1-23.
Abstract     Full text

US spending on complementary and alternative medicine during 2002-08 plateaued, suggesting role in reformed health system.
Davis, Matthew A; Martin, Brook I; Coulter, Ian D & Weeks, William B
Health Aff (Millwood). 2013 Jan;32(1):45-52. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2011.0321.

Where the United States spends its spine dollars: expenditures on different ambulatory services for the management of back and neck conditions.
Davis, Matthew A; Onega, Tracy; Weeks, William B & Lurie, Jon D.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Sep 1;37(19):1693-701. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e3182541f45.

Utilization and expenditures on chiropractic care in the United States from 1997 to 2006.
Davis, Matthew A; Sirovich, Brenda E & Weeks, William B.
Health Serv Res. 2010 Jun;45(3):748-61. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-6773.2009.01067.x. Epub 2009 Dec 4.

The association of complementary and alternative medicine use and health care expenditures for back and neck problems.
Martin, Brook I; Gerkovich, Mary M; Deyo, Richard A; Sherman, Karen J; Cherkin, Daniel C; Lind, Bonnie K; Goertz, Christine M & Lafferty, William E
Med Care. 2012 Dec;50(12):1029-36. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e318269e0b2.

Clinical, demographic, and geographic determinants of variation in chiropractic episodes of care for adults using the 2005-2008 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.
Stevans, Joel M & Zodet, Marc W.
J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2012 Oct;35(8):589-99. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2012.09.009.

Trends in the use and cost of chiropractic spinal manipulation under Medicare Part B.
Whedon, James M; Song, Yunjie & Davis, Matthew A
Spine J. 2013 Nov;13(11):1449-54. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2013.05.012. Epub 2013 Jun 15.

Use of chiropractic spinal manipulation in older adults is strongly correlated with supply.
Whedon, James M; Song, Yunjie; Davis, Matthew A & Lurie, Jonathan D
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Sep 15;37(20):1771-7. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31825762b7.

The 2008 prevalence of chiropractic use in the US adult population.
Zodet, Marc W & Stevans, Joel M
J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2012 Oct;35(8):580-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2012.10.001.




QWR2022D cover

QWR October 2022 issue is here!
Enjoy and share with friends & colleagues! 
Read past issues of WFC's Quarterly World Report here
20 Principles Cover web
 WFC 20 Principles
WoC website cover
News Tile WSD2022 side bar
  Cover CorpPartnerBrochure2022


Click here to see complete Corporate Partners List