(KTVI) – Medical doctors and chiropractors are often at odds with each other. The Journal of the American Medical Association now recommends chiropractic as a first means of treating back pain.
The JAMA`s recommendation comes on the heels of a recent study out of the medical journal Spine where sufferers of lower back pain all received standard medical care (SMC) and half of the participants additionally received chiropractic care. The researchers found that in SMC plus chiropractic care patients, 73% reported that their pain was completely gone or much better after treatment compared to just 17% of the SMC group.
I've cut and pasted this to this blog because no matter how many pages I went to, the references to this artical were all "Down for routine maintenance". I wonder why. So, I've not been able to read the full text and am not able to give you a link at this time. If any of you manage to get an active link, please email me the link at DrT@backdoctors.com.au. Your Best Health!