Osteopathic intervention in chronic non-specific low back pain: a systematic review

@inproceedings{Orrock2013OsteopathicII,
  title={Osteopathic intervention in chronic non-specific low back pain: a systematic review},
  author={Paul J Orrock and Stephen P. Myers},
  booktitle={BMC musculoskeletal disorders},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Chronic Non Specific Low Back Pain (CNSLBP) is a common, complex and disabling condition that has been present for longer than three months and is not caused by a serious pathology. Osteopaths are health practitioners who commonly diagnose and treat CNSLBP patients using a complex set of interventions that includes manual therapy. The study aimed to complete a Systematic Review of clinical research into osteopathic intervention in CNSLBP using a rigorous assessment of study quality… CONTINUE READING

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