TITLE

New Brain Science, Old School Thinking- A closer look at the B.E.S.T. Technique

AUTHOR(S)
Morter Jr., M. T.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
American Chiropractor;Aug2010, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information related to the concept of chiropractic subluxation. It comments that the explanation of subluxation generated progress, however, the neurological implications affecting the brain after the forceful moving of the bones by hand remains unclear. According to the author, the awareness of the effects of the chiropractic vertebral adjustment to the brain is a huge step for chiropractic.
ACCESSION #
53013565

 

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