Effect of chiropractic treatment on hip extension ability and running velocity among young male running athletes.

@article{Sandell2008EffectOC,
  title={Effect of chiropractic treatment on hip extension ability and running velocity among young male running athletes.},
  author={J{\"o}rgen Sandell and Per J Palmgren and Lars Bj{\"o}rndahl},
  journal={Journal of chiropractic medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={39-47}
}
OBJECTIVE This study investigates the effect of chiropractic treatment on hip joint extension ability and running velocity. METHODS This was a prospective, randomized, controlled experimental pilot study. Seventeen healthy male junior athletes (age, 17-20 years) training in middle distance running were recruited from local Swedish athletic associations. Hip extension ability and running velocity were measured before and after the study period. Chiropractic investigations comprised motion… CONTINUE READING
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