A randomized controlled trial comparing 2 types of spinal manipulation and minimal conservative medical care for adults 55 years and older with subacute or chronic low back pain.

  • James M. Cox
  • Published 2009 in
    Journal of manipulative and physiological…


To the Editor: Hondras et al reported on comparison of low-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulation (Cox flexion distraction) to high-velocity, low-amplitude adjusting (side-lying lumbar roll adjustment) to minimal conservative medical care for adults older than 55 years with subacute or chronic nonradicular low back pain. The reported result was both… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2009.08.013