A comparison of active and simulated chiropractic manipulation as adjunctive treatment for childhood asthma.

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BACKGROUND Chiropractic spinal manipulation has been reported to be of benefit in nonmusculoskeletal conditions, including asthma. METHODS We conducted a randomized, controlled trial of chiropractic spinal manipulation for children with mild or moderate asthma. After a three-week base-line evaluation period, 91 children who had continuing symptoms of… (More)

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@article{Balon1998ACO, title={A comparison of active and simulated chiropractic manipulation as adjunctive treatment for childhood asthma.}, author={J M Balon and Peter Aker and Elizabeth Crowther and Carla Kmett Danielson and P G Cox and Denis O'Shaughnessy and C. C. Walker and Charles H. Goldsmith and Eric Kwame Duku and M. R. Sears}, journal={The New England journal of medicine}, year={1998}, volume={339 15}, pages={1013-20} }