The use of chiropractors by older adults in the United States

  title={The use of chiropractors by older adults in the United States},
  author={Fredric D Wolinsky and Li Liu and Thomas R. Miller and John Geweke and Elizabeth A. Cook and Barry R. Greene and Kara B. Wright and Elizabeth A. Chrischilles and Claire E. Pavlik and Hyonggin An and Robert L. Ohsfeldt and Kelly K. Richardson and Gary E. Rosenthal and Robert B. Wallace},
  journal={Chiropractic & Osteopathy},
  pages={12 - 12}
BACKGROUND In a nationally representative sample of United States Medicare beneficiaries, we examined the extent of chiropractic use, factors associated with seeing a chiropractor, and predictors of the volume of chiropractic use among those having seen one. METHODS We performed secondary analyses of baseline interview data on 4,310 self-respondents who were 70 years old or older when they first participated in the Survey on Assets and Health Dynamics Among the Oldest Old (AHEAD). The… CONTINUE READING
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