Pediatric research

Resolution of Headaches & Enuresis in a Child Undergoing Chiropractic Care to Reduce Vertebral Subluxations: A Case Report & Review of Literature. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health - Chiropractic. Taryn L. Mason, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC.

Resolution of Gastroesophageal Reflux in an Infant Following Chiropractic Care to Reduce Vertebral Subluxation: A Case Report & Review of Literature. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health - Chiropractic. Angela Egan, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC.

Resolution of Sleep Disorder in an Infant Undergoing Chiropractic Care: Case Report & Review of the Literature. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health - Chiropractic. Melissa Porter, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC.

Resolution of Adenotonsilar Hypertrophy, Associated Sleep Disordered Breathing & Avoidance of Surgery Following Chiropractic Care: A Case Study & Review of the Literature. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health Chiropractic. Ian Shtulman, DC, DACCP, Colleena Collins, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC.

Resolution of Chronic Constipation in a Child Undergoing Chiropractic Care to Reduce Vertebral Subluxations: A Case Report & Review of Literature. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health, Chiropractic. Kara Babinski, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC.

Pohlman, Katherine A, and Monisa S Holton-Brown. “Otitis media and spinal manipulative therapy: a literature review.” Journal of chiropractic medicine vol. 11,3 (2012): 160-9. doi:10.1016/j.jcm.2012.05.006

Pregnancy research

Resolution of Symphysis Pubic Pain & Dysfunction Following Chiropractic Care in a Pregnant Patient: Case Study & Review of the Literature. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health - Chiropractic. Ian Shtulman, DC, Hayley Miller, DC & Joel Alcantara DC.

Resolution of Low Back Pain & Placenta Previa Following Chiropractic Care to Reduce Vertebral Subluxation in a Pregnant Woman: A Case Report & Review of Literature. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health - Chiropractic. Whitley Jagnanan Urban, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC.

Trauma During Pregnancy: Resolution of Hip, Pubic, and Low Back Pain Following Chiropractic Care in a Pregnant Woman: A Case Study & Review of the Literature. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health - Chiropractic. Erin Marjerrison, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC.

Resolution of Low Back & Pelvic Pain in a Pregnant Patient Utilizing the Webster Technique: A Case Report & Review of the Literature. Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health, Chiropractic. Jena Snyder, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC.

chiropractic function

Resolution of Bell's Palsy in a 68-Year-Old Man Following Correction of Upper Cervical Subluxation: A Case Report & Review. Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research. Shane Preece, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC.

Resolution of Chronic Pain & Migraines Following Chiropractic Care to Reduce Vertebral Subluxation: A Case Study. Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research. Walter Hickman, D.C. & Joel Alcantara, D.C.

Resolution of Chronic Migraines & Neck Pain in a 23-Year-Old Female Following Chiropractic Care for Vertebral Subluxations: A Case Study & Review of the Literature. Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research. Amanda Richerson, D.C., Christopher Varnum, D.C., & Joel Alcantara, D.C.

Resolution of Chronic Migraines and Hypnic Headaches in a 59-Year-Old Female: A Case Report & Review of the Literature. Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research. Elke Niddery, DC & Joel Alcantara, DC

Improvements in Quality of Life & Sleep Along with Decreased Infections & Antibiotic Use in a Patient with Cystic Fibrosis: A Case Report & Review of the Literature. Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research. Pamela Stone-McCoy, DC, DACCP, Andrea L. Smith, DC, Joel Alcantara, DC, PhDc.

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 “Cerebral metabolic changes in men after chiropractic spinal manipulation” Alternative Therapies Health Medicine 2011 Nov-Dec;17(6):12-7.

Haavik Taylor, H. & Murphy B.A. (2007) “Cervical spine manipulation alters sensorimotor integration: A somatosensory evoked potential study” Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology, 118(2):391-402

“The impact of positive sagittal balance in adult spinal deformity” SPINE 2005 Sep 15;30(18):2024-9 (5) Biedermann H. “Kinematic imbalances due to suboccipital strain in newborns” J. Manual Med (1992) 6:151-156

“Hyperkyphotic posture predicts mortality in older communitydwelling men and women” J Am Geriatr Soc. 2004 Oct;52(10):1662-7

“Atlas vertebra realignment and achievement of arterial pressure goal in hypertensive patients” Journal of Human Hypertension (2007) 21, 347– 352.