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Table 1

Return to:   Comparison of Outcomes in Neck Pain Patients With and Without Dizziness
Undergoing Chiropractic Treatment

Comparison of neck pain patients undergoing chiropractic treatment with and without dizziness at baseline

 Dizziness Present (N = 177)Dizziness Absent (N = 226)P value
Gender: % Female
75%
58%
0.001
Percentage Smokers: Yes
27%
18%
0.04
Pain medication: Yes
28%
30%
0.74
Trauma onset: Yes
15%
19%
0.32
Duration of complaint: Acute =< 4 Wks
35%
38.%
0.71
Subacute = 4 – 12 Wks
19.%
19%
 
Chronic = > 12 Wks
46%
44%
 
General Health:
Good = 54%
Good = 61%
0.35
Average = 41%
Average = 35%
 
Poor = 5%
Poor = 4%
 
Previous Episodes:
 
 
 
None
43%
45%
0.65
1-3
15%
16%
 
4 or More
41%
39%
 
 
Mean (+/−SD) (N = 177)
Mean (+/−SD) (N = 226)
 
Age
41.3 (14.1)
42.9 (14.1)
0.28
Baseline Neck Pain NRS score (current)
6.3 (2.4)
5.7 (2.3)
0.011
Baseline Arm Pain NRS Score
2.9 (3.1)
1.8 (2.2)
0.0001
BQN 1 Pain (average past week)
6.0 (2.4)
5.6 (2.3)
0.052
BQN 2 Disability (ADL)
4.9 (3.0)
3.9 (2.7)
0.001
BQN 3 Disability (social activities)
4.2 (3.1)
3.2 (3.0)
0.002
BQN 4 Anxiety
6.3 (2.5)
5.2 (2.8)
0.0001
BQN 5 Depression
4.8 (3.1)
2.9 (3.0)
0.0001
BQN 6 Work, Fear Avoidance
5.4 (2.9)
4.2 (3.0)
0.0001
BQN 7 Locus of Control
5.4 (2.8)
4.7 (2.9)
0.03
BQN Total36.4 (15.6)29.9 (14.7)0.0001
NRS = numerical rating scale for pain. ADL = activities of daily living. SD = standard deviation. N = number of patients. WKs = Weeks.