Caption: Spinal manipulation
can be an effective treatment for easing back and neck pain, especially when used as part of a multidisciplinary treatment approach.
Researchers have been looking at the evidence supporting spinal manipulation
for some time.
His team analysed trials that tested spinal manipulation
in patients with acute back pain not sciatica or chronic pain (longer than 12 weeks).
Immediate effects of spinal manipulation
on nitric oxide, substance P and pain perception.
The intensity of subjective pain was evaluated before and after spinal manipulation
therapy only in the treatment condition.
In the authors' opinion, if the medical practitioner decides to utilize SMT the following criteria should be met (Table 1): the practitioner has assessed for any red flags, there is limited time for the intervention, there is a pre-existing relationship between patient and practitioner, the patient is familiar with spinal manipulation
, and the rules surrounding informed consent have been satisfied.
A spinal manipulation
or adjustment therefore is used to correct the problem.
In this narrative study focus two interventions of LBP; massage and spinal manipulation
. Every search engine was used the same keywords "massage," "spinal manipulation
," and "LBP." First, articles about massage on LBP are identified using keywords "massage" and "LBP." Then, Boolean search strategy plays a role to specify the articles into related one using "AND" search.
Some evidence supports thoracic spinal manipulation
(TSM) as an alternative to CSM to relieve pain and disability in the cervical spine .
has been practiced for thousands of years, and modern chiropractic care is more than a century old.
The Dynamic Chiropractic Centre is a well known clinic that specializes in a wide variety of services including spinal manipulation
, ultrasound therapy, ART (Active Release Techniques), besides several kinds of massage therapy in Mississauga.
The role of teaching spinal manipulation
in New Zealand and other parts of the world has been led by Michael Monaghan.