Chiropractors see lots of patients with low back pain (LBP). There are lots of causes of LBP, including urinary tract infection (UTI). We usually send patients who have a UTI back to their GP for antibiotics. But are antibiotics really necessary? A recent article in the British Medical Journal addressed this very issue. Have a look at the video and see what the result was…
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You might be interested in this case about a lady with hip pain. It was written up in the British Medical Journal by Drs Kho and Howlett. You can read the original article here. The message is that unusual fractures in older patients should be investigated. On the whole, unusual fractures in younger patients are less likely to be due to sinister causes (but we always have to be aware that they might be, of course)!
You might be interested in this article about heart disease in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. There are three issues to consider, according to the authors, Malhotra, and colleagues. You can read the original article here: http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/51/15/1111