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Here we provide an updated list of references on the Mulligan Concept. Some of the articles are freely available on the Internet. You can also access various articles referring to the site of the Center for Evidence Based Physiotherapy, Maastricht University.
1. Anap D (2012) Mobilization with Movement Technique as an Adjunct to Conventional Physiotherapy in
Treatment of Chronic Lateral Epicondylits-A Comparative Study. J Nov Physiother 2:121. doi:10.4172/2165-
2. Bisset, L (2006) Mobilisation with movement and exercise, corticosteroid injection, or wait and see for tennis
elbow: randomised trial. British Medical Journal. doi:10.1136/bmj.38961.584653.AE
3. Collins, N., B. (2004). The initial effects of a Mulligan’s mobilisation with movement technique on dorsiflexion
and pain in subacute ankle sprains. Manual Therapy, 9, 77 – 82.
4. Doner G. (2012). Evalution of Mulligan’s technique for adhesive capsulitis of the Shoulder. J Rehabil Med doi:
5. Djordjevic O. (2012). Mobilization with movement and kinesiotaping compared with a supervised exercise
program for painful shoulder: results of a clinical trial. J Manipulative Physiol Ther;35(6):454-63
6. Kochar, M.. (2002). Effectiveness of a specific physiotherapy regimen on patients with tennis elbow.
Physiotherapy, 88(6), 333-341.
7. Hall, TM (2006) Mulligan bent leg raise technique—a preliminary randomized trial of immediate effects after a
single intervention. Manual Therapy 11(2) 130 – 135
8. Hall, TM (2007) Efficacy of a C1-C2 self-sustained natural apophyseal glide (SNAG) in the management of
cervicogenic headache. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy 37(3) 100-107
9. Izquierdo Perez H (2014). Is one better than another?: A randomized clinical trial of manual therapy for
patients with chronic neck pain. Man Ther. 2014 Jun;19(3):215-21. PubMed PMID: 24467843.
10. Kachingwe A (2008). Comparison of manual therapy techniques with therapeutic exercise in the treatment of
shoulder impingement: A randomized controlled clinical trial. Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy, 16(4),
11. Kumar, D. (2011). Efficacy of Mulligan Concept (NAGs) on Activity of Daily Living in Cervical Spine Pain: A
Randomised Control Trial. Physiotherapy the Journal of the Indian Association of Physiotherapists 9(1): 4-9.
12. Kumar, D. (2011). Efficacy of Mulligan Concept (NAGs) on Pain at Available End Range in Cervical Spine Pain: A
Randomised Control Trial. Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy 5(1): 154-158
13. Moiler, K (2006) The role of fibular tape in the prevention of ankle injury in basketball: A pilot study. Journal of
Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy 9(36), 661-668
14. Moutzouri, M. (2008). The effects of the Mulligan Sustained Natural Apophyseal Glide (SNAG) mobilisation in
the lumbar flexion range of asymptomatic subjects as measured by the Zebris CMS20 3-D motion analysis
system. BMC Musculoskeletal disorders 9:131-140.
15. Nam CW (2013). Effects of the MWM Technique Accompanied by Trunk Stabilization Exercises on Pain and
Physical Dysfunctions Caused by Degenerative Osteoarthritis. Journal of physical therapy science.
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16. Paungmali, A. (2003). Hypoalgesic and Sympathoexcitatory effects of Mobilization with Movement for lateral
epicondylalgia. Physical Therapy, 83(4), 374-383.
17. Paungmali, A. (2004). Naloxone fails to antagonize initial hypoalgesic effect of a manual therapy treatment for
lateral epicondylalgia. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological therapeutics, 27, 180-185.
18. Reid, S (2007) Sustained natural apophyseal glides (SNAGS) are an effective treatment for cervicogenic
dizziness. Manual Therapy, doi:10.1016/j.math.2007.03.006
19. Reid SA. Comparison of mulligan sustained natural apophyseal glides and maitland mobilizations for treatment
of cervicogenic dizziness: a randomized controlled trial. Phys Ther. 2014;94:466-76.
20. Reid SA (2014). Effects of Cervical Spine Manual Therapy on Range of Motion, Head Repositioning and Balance
in Participants with Cervicogenic Dizziness: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Apr 30.
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23. Teys, P, (2006) The initial effects of a Mulligan’s mobilization with movement technique on range of movement
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24. Teys, P. (2013). One-week time course of the effects of Mulligan’s Mobilisation with Movement and taping in
painful shoulders. Manual Therapy. PubMed PMID: 23391760.
25. Vicenzino, B.. (2001). Specific manipulative therapy treatment for chronic lateral epicondylalgia produces
uniquely characteristic hypoalgesia. Manual Therapy, 6(4), 205-212.
26. von Piekartz, H. (2013). “Orofacial manual therapy improves cervical movement impairment associated with
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27. Abbott, JH. (2001). Mobilization with movement applied to the elbow affects shoulder range of movement in
subjects with lateral epicondylalgia. Manual Therapy, 6(3), 170-177.
28. Abbott, J. H. (2001). The initial effects of an elbow mobilization with movement technique on grip strength in
subjects with lateral epicondylalgia. Manual Therapy, 6(3), 163-169.
29. Delahunt E. (2012). Joint Mobilization Acutely Improves Landing Kinematics in Chronic Ankle Instability. Med
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30. Konstantinou, K. (2007) Flexion mobilizations with movement techniques: The immediate effects on range of
movement and pain in subjects with low back pain. Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy,
31. Paungmali, A. (2003). Hypoalgesia induced by elbow manipulation in lateral epicondylalgia does not exhibit
tolerance. The Journal of Pain, 4(8), 448-454.
32. Slater H (2006) Effects of a Manual Therapy technique in experimental lateral epicondylalgia. Manual Therapy
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33. Abbott, JH. (1998). The effect of elbow mobilisation with movement on shoulder impairment and functional
limitation: A case report. Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy, 6(4), 208.
34. Backstrom, KM. (2002). Mobilization With Movement as an Adjunct Intervention in a Patient With Complicated
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35. Carson, PA. (1999). The rehabilitation of a competitive swimmer with an asymmetrical breastsroke. Manual
Therapy, 4(2), 100-106.
36. DeSantis L. (2006). The Use of Mobilization with Movement in the Treatment of a Patient with Subacromial
Impingement: A Case Report. The Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy, 14(2), 77-87
37. Folk, B. (2001). Traumatic thumb injury management using mobilization with movement. Manual Therapy,
38. Horton, SJ. (2002). Acute locked thoracic spine: treatment with a modified SNAG. Manual Therapy, 7(2), 103-
39. Hsieh, CY. (2002). Mulligan’s mobilization with movement for the thumb: a single case report using magnetic
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40. Lincoln, J. (2000). Clinical instability of the upper cervical spine. Manual Therapy, 5(1), 41-46.
41. Malo-Urries M. Clinical and ultrasonographic evidence of a proximal positional fault of the radius. A case report.
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42. Scaringe, J. (2002). Improved shoulder function after using spinal mobilisation with arm movement in a 50-
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43. Woodman, R. (2012) Utilization of mobilization with movement for an apparent sprain of the posterior
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44. O’Brien, T. (1998). A study of the effects of Mulligan’s mobilization with movement treatment of lateral ankle
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45. Penso, M (2008). The Effectiveness of Mobilisation with Movement for Chronic Medial Ankle Pain: A Case Study
46. Vicenzino, B. (1995). Effects of a novel manipulative physiotherapy technique on tennis elbow: a single case
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47. Dinkins, E. (2012). “Management of restless leg syndrome with use of a traction straight leg raise: A
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48. Exelby, L. (2001). The locked lumbar facet joint: intervention using mobilizations with movement. Manual
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49. Gilbreath JP (2014). The effects of mobilization with movement on dorsiflexion range of motion, dynamic
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51. Hall TM. (2006) Mulligan Traction Straight Leg Raise: A Pilot Study to Investigate effects on range of motion in
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52. Hetherington, B. (1996). Lateral ligament strains of the ankle, do they exist? Manual Therapy, 1(5), 274-275.
53. Hubbard, T. (2007) Anterior positional fault of the fibula after sub-acute lateral ankle sprains, Manual Therapy,
54. Kavanagh, J. (1999). Is there a positional fault at the inferior tibiofibular joint in patients with acute or chronic
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55. Kaneko, S. (2011). Forearm pain, diagnosed as intersection syndrome, managed by taping: A case series.
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56. Takasaki H. (2012) Immediate and short-term effects of Mulligan mobilisation with movement in knee pain and
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57. Wilson, E. (1997). Central facilitation and remote effects: treating both ends of the system. Manual Therapy,
58. Konstantinou, K. (2002). The use and reported effects of mobilization with movement techniques in low back
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59. Adkar L (2008) Immediate effectiveness of Maitland’s, Mulligan’s and McKenzie’s approaches in chronic lumbar
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60. Aikhabbaz, Y (2011). The effect of the fibular repositioning taping technique on standing balance. WCPT,
61. Alexander, J (2008) The Effectiveness of Achilles Tendinopathy Taping on Rearfoot Posture During Static
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62. Alonso-Blanco C (2008) Muscle trigger point dry needling and Mulligans’ mobilization with movement for the
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63. Brandy, A. (2005). Manual mobilization of the cervical spine: a step further. The Spine – World Congress on
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64. Browning, P (2011) The effect of a cervical rotational snag on median nerver extensibility in an asymptomatic
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65. Budulmann, K (2012) Musculoskeletal function of the upper cervical spine in children. IFOMPT, Canada
66. Carpenter, G. (2008). The effects of hip mobilization and mobilization with movement in the Physical Therapy
management of a person with lateral hip pain: a case report. American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual
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67. Dimitrova EB. (2000) Effects of Mulligan’s Pain Release Phenomenon techniques in cases of achilles
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68. Dimitrova, E. (2002). Application of Mulligan’s mobilization with movement after shoulder dislocation. In
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69. Dimitrova, E. (2006). Mobilizations with movement in treatment of impingement syndrome in the overhead
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70. French, H (2011) The effectiveness of exercise with and without manual therapy for hip osteoarthritis:
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71. Hall, TM. (2003). Cervicogenic headache: Which motion segments are involved? Paper presented at the In
Proceedings of the 13th Biennial Conference of the Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Association of Australia.
72. Hing W (2008) The assessment of Mulligan’s Shoulder Mobilisation with Movement’s by diagnostic ultrasound.
9th Scientific Conference of IFOMT, Rotterdam, Holland
73. Hopper, D. (2007). Does Mulligan ankle tape influence balance performance in athletes with unilateral chronic
ankle instability? Proceedings of the Australian Physiotherapy Association Conference Week, Cairns, Australia.
74. Islam S (2008) Effectiveness of PNF stretching and Mulligan’s BLR technique for increasing the flexibility of
hamstring in healthy male subjects: Comparative study. 9th Scientific Conference of IFOMT, Rotterdam, Holland
75. Mann, TW. (2002). Efficacy of the Mulligan Concept: A review of the evidence base. Paper presented at the IN
Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Malaysian Physiotherapy Association.
76. Mercer, S. (2001). Meniscoids and manual therapy of the ankle. Paper presented at the Proceedings of the 12th
Biennial conference of the Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Association of Australia.
77. Merlin, D. (2005). Mulligan’s Mobilisation with movement technique for lateral ankle pain and the use of
magnetic resonance imaging to evaluate the “positional fault” hypothesis. XIV International Congress on Sports
Rehabilitation and Traumatology, Bologna, Italy.
78. Moulson, A. (2005). A preliminary investigation into the relationship between cervical SNAGs and sympathetic
nervous system activity in the upper limbs of an asymptomatic population. Second International Conference on
Movement Dysfunction, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
79. Moutzouri, I (2011). Effects of mulligan mobilisation technique «snag» applied on the lumbar spine in the
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80. Mulligan, BR. (1988). SNAGS. Paper presented at the Proceedings of IFOMT.
81. Neto, F. (2005). Immediate effects of hold-relax and Mulligan’s traction straight leg raise techniques on
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82. Perry, J (2012) The neurophysiological effects of spinal manipulative therapy on patients with acute and
subacute LBP. IFOMPT, Canada
83. Piekartz, H (2012) Treatment to address Temporomandibular dysfunction in addition to usual care improves
cervicogenic headache and cervical mobility. IFOMPT, Canada.
84. Schoening, S. (2004). Physical therapy management of chronic inversion ankle sprains using the Mulligan ankle
technique: a case study. Paper presented at the Proceedings of the American Physical Therapy Association
85. Teys, P. (2011) Time course and the effects of taping of a mulligan’s mobilization-with movement manual
therapy technique in pain limited shoulders. WCPT, Holland
86. Vicenzino, B. (2001). Preliminary evidence of a force threshold required to produce manipulation-induced
analgesia. Paper presented at the Proceedings of the 12th Biennial Conference of the Musculo-skeletal
Physiotherapy Association of Australia.
87. Vicenzino, B. (2001). The initial effects of two Mulligan mobilizations with movement treatment techniques on
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88. Vicenzino, B. (2004). Mobilizations of movement treatment of the ankle changes joint position sense in
subjects with recurrent sprains: a preliminary report. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Ankle Symposium,
89. Vicenzino, T. (2008). Age and pain free grip strength may predict outcome to mobilisation with movement and
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90. Mack, J. (1997). A new approach in the treatment of tennis elbow. Paper presented at the In Proceedings of
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91. Hewitt (2009) Mulligan’s Mobilisation with Movement for the peripheral joints: A systematic, critical narrative
92. Gangwal (2009) The effect of a cervical rotational SNAG on median nerve extensibility in an asymptomatic
population. A within subjects, randomised, single blind, placebo, controlled design.
93. Hoffman (2009) Spinal immediate changes in muscle activation strategies during and immediately after a single
intervention based on the atm® concept
94. Osmotherly (2009) Craniovertebral instability testing. Do the tests really reflect the anatomy?
95. Exelby (2009) The effectiveness of ‘mobilisations with movement’ with and without an auto-mobilisation
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96. Ogston (2009) The effects of an ankle taping technique on balance and a reaching task while standing on one
leg in subjects who have ankle instability.
97. Miller (2009) Effects of mobilization with movement on ankle dorsiflexion: a pilot case report with optical and
fluoroscopic motion analysis
98. Hing (2009) The assessment of Mulligan’s Shoulder Mobilisation with Movement’s by Diagnostic Ultrasound.
99. Achaltz (2009) The Impact of Mobilization with Movement (MWMs) on Chronic Shoulder Immobility Associated
with Functional Deficits
100. Dinkins (2009) Mulligan Traction Straight Leg Raise: A Pilot Study to Investigate Effects on Individuals
with Restless Legs Syndrome.
2nd International Mulligan Conference Porto, Portugal 2011
101. Cruz A (2011) Immediate effects of a Rocabado’s atlas derotation technique and a Mulligan’s C1/2 sustained
natural apophyseal glide (SNAG) in the flexion-rotation test range: a randomized controlled trial
102. Paco M (2011) Immediate effects of an inferior tibiofibular joint mobilization with movement technique in
dorsiflexion and posterior talar glide in individuals with history of ankle sprain: a randomized controlled trial
103. Neto F (2011) Immediate effects of a talus dorsiflexion mobilization with movement and a passive accessory
antero-posterior mobilization in posterior talar glide and dorsiflexion of the foot: a randomized controlled trial
104. Werstine R (2011) A Fluoroscopic comparison of general and semi-specific traction of the cervical spine
105. Lennington K (2011) A case-series of sub-acromial impaction syndrome managed by Mulligan shoulder
mobilization with movement and exercise
106. Ruiz O (2011) De Quervain’s disease. Successful symptom resolution using the principles of MWM. A case report
107. Reid R (2011) Manual therapy treatment of cervicogenic dizziness and pain: preliminary findings of a
randomised controlled trial
108. Takasaki H (2011) A case-series of forearm pain, diagnosed as intersection syndrome, managed by Mulligan
109. Brisebios, P. (2007). Mulligan’s mobilization with movement technique produces greater increases than static
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110. Budelmann, K (2013) Is there a difference in head posture and movement in children with and without
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113. Edmonston, SJ. (1997). Thoracic spine, anatomical and biomechanical considerations for manual therapy.
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114. Exelby, L. (1995). Mobilisation with movement: a personal view. Physiotherapy, 81(12), 724-729.
115. Exelby, L. (1996). Peripheral mobilisation with movement. Manual Therapy, 1(13), 118-126.
116. Exelby, L. (2002). The Mulligan Concept: Its application in the management of spinal conditions. Manual
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117. Fuji, M. (2009). Does distal tibiofibular joint mobilization decrease limitation of ankle dorsiflexion? Manual
118. Guo, L. (2006). Initial effects of the ankle dorsiflexion mobilization with movement on ankle range of motion
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119. Hall, TM. (2001). Effects of the Mulligan traction straight leg raise technique on range of movement. Journal of
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120. Hall TM. (2004) The flexion-rotation test and active cervical mobility – A comparative measurement study in
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121. Hall, TM. (2006) Mulligan’s traction straight leg raise: A pilot study to investigate effects on range of motion in
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122. Hall, TM (2008) Inter-tester reliability and diagnostic validity of the cervical flexion-rotation test. Journal of
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123. Hall TM, (2008). Clinical evaluation of cervicogenic headache. Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy, 16(2),
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125. Hall TM, (2010). The relationship between cervicogenic headache and impairment determined by the cervical
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128. Hall TM (2010) Reliability of manual examination and frequency of symptomatic cervical motion segment
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131. Ho, K (2008) Displacement of the head of humerus while performing “mobilization with movement” in
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132. Hoch MC (2010), The effectiveness of mobilization with movement at improving dorsiflexion after ankle sprain,
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133. Hopper D. (2009). The influence of Mulligan ankle taping during balance performance in subjects with unilateral
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134. Hubbard T. (2006) Fibular position in individuals with self-reported chronic ankle instability. Journal of
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135. Hubbard T (2007) Anterior positional fault of the fibula after sub-acute lateral ankle sprains. Manual Therapy,
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137. Konstantinou, K. (2002). The use and reported effects of mobilization with movement techniques in low back
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138. Mann, T. W. (2001). Causes of complications from cervical spine manipulation. Physiotherapy, 47, 255-266.
139. McLean, S. (2002). A pilot study of the manual force levels required to produce manipulation induced
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140. Michel, P. (2000). Total glenohumeral joint replacement: totally different situation. Manual Therapy, 5(2), 108-
141. Miller, J. (1999). The Mulligan Concept – the next step in the evolution of manual therapy. Canadian
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142. Miller, J. (2000). Mulligan concept – management of tennis elbow. Canadian Physiotherapy Association
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146. Mulligan, BR. (1982). NAGS – Modified mobilisation techniques for the cervical and upper thoracic spines. New
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147. Mulligan, BR. (1989). Pain release phenomenon techniques – PRPS. New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy,
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149. Mulligan, BR. (1993). Mobilisation with Movement. Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy, 1(4), 154-156.
150. Mulligan, BR. (1994). Spinal mobilisation with arm movement (further mobilisation with movement). Journal of
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151. Mulligan, BR. (1995). Spinal mobilisation with leg movement (further mobilisation with movement). Journal of
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152. Mulligan, BR. (1996). Mobilisation with movement for the hip joint to restore internal rotation and flexion.
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153. Mulligan, BR. (1997). Update on spinal mobilisations with leg movement. Journal of Manual & Manipulative
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154. Mulligan BR. (2003) The painful dysfunctional shoulder. A new treatment approach using ‘Mobilisation with
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155. Naik, V. (2007). Effectiveness of Maitland versus Mulligan mobilization techniques after post surgical
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156. Ogince, M. (2006). The diagnostic validity of the cervical flexion-rotation test in C1/2 related cervicogenic
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157. Pagorek, S. (2009) Effect of Manual Mobilization With Movement on Pain and Strength in Adults With Chronic
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159. Rivett, DA. (1998). Negative pre-manipulative vertebral artery testing despite complete occlusion: a case of
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160. Smith, K (2008) The influence of age, gender, lifestyle factors and sub-clinical neck pain on the cervical flexion–
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162. Takasaki, H (2008) Cervical segmental motion induced by shoulder abduction assessed by magnetic resonance
163. Takasaki, H (2010) Normal kinematics of the upper cervical spine during the Flexion-Rotation Test – in vivo
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164. Teys, P. (2006). A preliminary study of the effects of a shoulder mobilisation with movement. Journal of Science
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