Acupuncture for Low Back Pain in Eldery

Acupuncture for Low Back Pain in Eldery Acupuncture for chronic low back pain in older patients: a randomized, controlled trial. Meng CF, Wang D, Ngeow J, Lao L, Peterson M, Paget S. Department of Rheumatology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA. OBJECTIVE: To determine if acupuncture is an effective, safe adjunctive treatment to…

Acupuncture and Chronic Low Back Pain

Acupuncture for chronic low back pain: a randomized placebo-controlled study with long-term follow-up Clin Journal Pain, December 1, 2001; 17(4): 296-305. Department of Rehabilitation, Lund University Hospital, Sweden. OBJECTIVE: The authors sought to determine whether a series of needle acupuncture treatments produced long-term relief of chronic low back pain. DESIGN: A blinded placebo-controlled study with…

Chiropractic Care Effective? New Study Proves Effectiveness

How Effective is Chiropractic Care A randomized trial of medical care with and without physical therapy and chiropractic care with and without physical modalities for patients with low back pain: 6-month follow-up outcomes from the UCLA low back pain study. Hurwitz EL, Morgenstern H, Harber P, Kominski GF, Belin TR, Yu F, Adams AH; University…