Important information on the latest chiropractic research, useful links, videos from British Chiropractic Association (BCA) and accompanying PDF downloads.
Effectiveness of manual therapies: the UK evidence report.
The recommendations aimed at GP’s for non-specific low back pain include: - Consider offering a course of manual therapy including spinal manipulation of up to 9 sessions over up to 12 weeks.
In 1993, the Ontario Ministry of health published the Manga report, which was a review of literature on the most effective and cost-effective treatments for low back pain. After reviewing all available international evidence, the researchers concluded that chiropractic is “greatly superior to medical treatment in terms of scientific validity, safety , cost-effectiveness and patient satisfaction.”
Clinical effectiveness of manual therapy for the management of musculoskeletal and non-musculoskeletal Report .