Alexander Technique Lessons or Acupuncture Sessions for Persons With Chronic Neck Pain: A Randomized Trial.

@article{Macpherson2015AlexanderTL,
  title={Alexander Technique Lessons or Acupuncture Sessions for Persons With Chronic Neck Pain: A Randomized Trial.},
  author={Hugh Macpherson and Helen E Tilbrook and Stephen Richmond and Julia Woodman and Kathleen Ballard and Karl M Atkin and Martin Bland and Janet Eldred and Holly N. Essex and C Hewitt and Ann K Hopton and Ada Keding and Harriet Lansdown and Steve Parrott and David J Torgerson and Aniela Wenham and Ian Watt},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={164 5},
  pages={376}
}
BACKGROUND Management of chronic neck pain may benefit from additional active self-care-oriented approaches. OBJECTIVE To evaluate clinical effectiveness of Alexander Technique lessons or acupuncture versus usual care for persons with chronic, nonspecific neck pain. DESIGN Three-group randomized, controlled trial. (Current Controlled Trials: ISRCTN15186354). SETTING U.K. primary care. PARTICIPANTS Persons with neck pain lasting at least 3 months, a score of at least 28% on the Northwick… CONTINUE READING