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End Medical Mis-Management of Low Back Pain

By |February 19, 2009|Research, Safety|

End Medical Mis-Management of Low Back Pain

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SOURCE:   A Chiro.Org Editorial


The medical “debate” has been going on for years…is spinal adjusting (a.k.a manipulation) effective for Low Back Pain? The original Meade study (British Medical Journal 1990) demonstrated that chiropractic was much more effective for LBP than conventional medical care. In 1995, Meade did a follow-up, again publishing in the BMJ.

That long-term followup study demonstrated that those treated by chiropractic derived more benefit and long term satisfaction than those treated by hospitals, especially for those who suffered from chronic (or long-term) low back pain! (more…)