TITLE

Cervical spine manipulation was not better than mobilization for improving outcomes in neck pain

AUTHOR(S)
Shekelle, Paul
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 138 Issue 2, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Compares the effectiveness of cervical spine manipulation and cervical spine manipulation mobilization in reducing neck pain intensity and neck pain-related disability in Southern California. Background of the patients who participated in the study; Advantages of having a course on manual therapy; Outcomes of the study.
ACCESSION #
9333431

 

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