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Cervical manipulation leading to dissection was not performed by a chiropractor
  1. D Liu
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr D Liu
 Department of Biochemistry/Physiology, Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, 6100 Leslie Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M2H 3J1; dliu{at}

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I read with interest the article by Chen et al (2006) “Vertebral artery dissection and cerebellar infarction following chiropractic manipulation”.1 On communication with Dr Chen, it was clarified that this manipulation was performed by an individual who graduated from a college associated with ‘Chinese herbs’. This …

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