Are Chiropractic Patients Less Likely To Be Vaccinated?
Influenza vaccination among chiropractic patients and other users of complementary and alternative medicine: Are chiropractic patients really different?
Davis MA, Smith M, Weeks WB.
Center for Health Policy, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, 35 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon, NH 03766, United States; Grace Cottage Hospital, Townshend, VT, United States.
OBJECTIVE: Previous studies suggest a possible association between using chiropractic care and lower influenza vaccination rates. We examined adult influenza vaccination rates for chiropractic patients to determine if they are different than those for users of other complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). (more…)