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Why They Did It There have been several studies showing the efficacy of chiropractic treatment for low back pain. However, there have been none exploring the experience itself. The authors of this paper wanted to try to fill that hole in the chiropractic research...

Why They Did It Since there was a vacuum in the literature concerning the frequency and efficacy of thoracic manipulation in whiplash cases, the goal of this paper was to determine efficacy of thoracic manipulation in that context. How They Did It There were...

Why They Did It The authors of this paper wanted to compare hospital outpatient treatment with chiropractic treatment and their efficacy in treating long-term low back pain that was determined to be of mechanical origin. How They Did It The study was a randomized...

Why They Did It The authors of this paper wanted to find out the efficacy of medication, acupuncture, and spinal manipulation for long-term (chronic) conditions. How They Did It The study was a randomized clinical trial. The study took place at Townsville’s General Hospital...

treat sacroiliac pain with Chiropractic care

Why They Did It This study was all about chiropractic manipulation. Specifically, the authors wanted to know which treatment was more effective for sacroiliac joint syndrome. Was the more effective treatment lumbar manipulation or sacroiliac joint (SIJ) manipulation? How They Did It The study...

Chiropractic for migraines

Why They Did It The stated reasoning for this paper was to simply test how effective chiropractic adjustments are for common migraines. How They Did it This study was a randomized controlled trial period. It lasted six months. The trial included three stages, which...

Why They Did it There have been case reports, accusations, and insinuations over the years claiming a significant causal relationship between cervical manipulation and stroke. That relationship has never been able to be shown in years of research. For the purposes of this paper,...

Chiropractic manipulation is safe during pregnancy

Why They Did It With low back complaints being so prevalent in expectant mothers, the goal of this paper was to add chiropractic manipulation as a treatment option for pregnancy-related low back pain. Knowing that chiropractic manipulation is proven to be effective in low...

Why They Did It With periodic accusations as to the supposed relationship between stroke in chiropractic manipulation, researchers are consistently interested in further exploration and understanding on the topic. The authors of this paper wanted to compare stroke as a consequence of having had...