Oregon Lower Back Pain Guidelines: Try Chiropractic First

New guidelines recommend chiropractic as only non-drug intervention for first four weeks of care. The new State of Oregon Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines for the Evaluation and Management of Low Back Pain recommends spinal manipulation as the only non-pharmacological treatment for acute lower back pain.  And as we’ve mentioned on our previous posts, pain-killers can do more than kill pain.  Read on. The amended guidelines, have been adopted by the Oregon Health Authority where changed when The Oregon Chiropractic Association (OCA)...

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