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88-90% of people with confirmed MRI lumbar disc herniation improved at 3 months and 1 year later following chiropractic treatments.

Posted by on Mar 20, 2015 in adjustment, disc bulges, maintenance, misalignments subluxation, old people, overview, research | Comments Off on 88-90% of people with confirmed MRI lumbar disc herniation improved at 3 months and 1 year later following chiropractic treatments.

88-90% of people with confirmed MRI lumbar disc herniation improved at 3 months and 1 year later following chiropractic treatments. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2014 Mar-Apr;37(3):155-63. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2013.12.011. Epub 2014 Mar 11. Outcomes of acute and chronic patients with magnetic resonance imaging-confirmed symptomatic lumbar disc herniations receiving high-velocity, low-amplitude, spinal manipulative therapy: a prospective observational cohort study with one-year follow-up. Leemann S1, Peterson CK2, Schmid C1, Anklin B1, Humphreys BK3. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24636109 Abstract OBJECTIVE: The purposes of this study were to evaluate patients with low-back pain (LBP) and leg pain due to magnetic resonance imaging-confirmed disc herniation who are treated with high-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulation in terms of their short-, medium-, and long-term outcomes of self-reported global impression of change and pain levels at various time points up to 1 year and to determine if outcomes differ between acute and...

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chiropractic care in Medicare showed protective effect against 1-year decline in functional and self-rated health.

Posted by on Mar 5, 2015 in lifespan, maintenance, old people, research | Comments Off on chiropractic care in Medicare showed protective effect against 1-year decline in functional and self-rated health.

Patients going to chiropractic care as a medicare recipient motivated a higher satisfaction. They also had protective effects on functional life activities at one year SUMMARY BY ME:  12170 people were followed for 10 years.  They found that chiropractic care on the Medicare population had a protective effect against 1 year declines in functional and self rated health for spine conditions.  Users of chiropractic indicated higher satisfaction with follow-up care and information provided about what is wrong with them. #medicare #chiropractic clients better #function and #satisfied at 1 year Click To Tweet Abstract Objective The purpose of this study was to examine how chiropractic care compares to medical treatments on 1-year changes in self-reported function, health, and satisfaction with care measures in a representative sample of Medicare beneficiaries. Methods Logistic regression using generalized estimating equations is used to model...

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