Category Archives: Chiropractic

Chiropractic Journal of Australia; my article up alongside dissenting opinion!

http://www.cjaonline.com.au/index.php/cja See also article by Matthew Doyle and commentary from Phillip Ebral by

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AHPRA-CBA Stakeholder Forum July 28, 2016

This forum was organised by the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and the Chiropractic Board of Australia (CBA) in response to longstanding concerns (and recent publicity) about the promotion and practice of many chiropractors that lacks an adequete evidence base. It follows … Continue reading

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De-registered chiropractor in hyperbaric death probe

Mr Hooper’s chiropractic registration was cancelled in 2013 when the Victorian Civil Administrative Tribunal found him guilty of six counts of misconduct. The tribunal ruled that as well as charging Mr Tekin almost $45,000 for more than 200 hours of … Continue reading

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Dr Glen Maginness YouTube video and Mt Eliza Family Chiro Clinic Website & Facebook page

On May 30, 2016 Dr Glen Maginness (a Victorian AHPRA registered chiropractor)  published a YouTube video, titled, “Paediatric Chiropractor Hits Back (at medical bullies)!” This link has now been made private but it was copied while in the public domain and is … Continue reading

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ABC RN background briefing: Chiro wars; Dr Ian Rossborough

The latest media coverage in this long running saga. Chiro wars: Ann Arnold reports. Baby-cracking Melbourne chiropractor explains controversial video Strict conditions slapped on chiropractor Dr Ian Rossborough by

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Seminar: The Advertising of Therapeutic Good and Services, March 17, 2016

Introduction This seminar was held back-to-back with World Consumer Rights Day 2016 (March 15) and the National Consumer Congress (March 16). The latter was hosted by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). The 2016 Congress discussed how to better protect … Continue reading

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Chiropractic Board Media Release on Advertising, 7 March 2016

Chiropractors must ensure their advertising is within the law The Chiropractic Board of Australia, which regulates Australia’s 5,000 chiropractors, has today released a statement reinforcing that practitioners need to ensure their advertising complies with the requirements of the National Law, … Continue reading

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Chiropractic / AHPRA complaints

An article on this topic published in MJA InSight together with an opinion editorial in Fairfax press has attracted considerable attention (below). More importantly, it led to a media statement by the Chiropractic Board of Australia on March 7, 2016. … Continue reading

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ABC RN Interview: Does the evidence behind chiropractics stack up?

ABC RN Afternoon Program “Chiropractors under test” presented by Michael Mackenzie Guests: Dr Ken Harvey, Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Dr Bryce Conrad, Board Member, Chiropractor’s Association of Australia Professor Rodney Bonello, President, … Continue reading

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Time to act: Aberrant chiropractors must be held to account

Article published in MJA Insight today. by

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