Complications of chiropractic treatment for back pain.

  title={Complications of chiropractic treatment for back pain.},
  author={Pesach Shvartzman and Avigdor Abelson},
  journal={Postgraduate medicine},
  volume={83 7},
  pages={57-8, 61}
Back pain often causes patients great despair, and they expect the primary care physician or orthopedic surgeon to provide a quick, simple solution. Rest and analgesia are the most commonly prescribed treatments, and muscle relaxants, heat, traction, and physiotherapy are also used. If these treatments do not help, the patient may search for relief through… CONTINUE READING