18 years ago : A major canadian report on the effectiveness of chiropractic

Posted on 2011/08/17

By Sylvain Boisvert DC

On August 1993, the Manga Report was published. It  attracted then national attention for its support to chiropractic treatment of low back pain.

Up to this date, it is still considered to be the largest existing analysis of scientific literature on low back pain.

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This independent and impartial study, which was commissioned by the Ministry of Health of the Province of Ontario shows that chiropractic treatment of back pain:

  1. is  cost-effective
  2. receives a high level of patient satisfaction
  3. is more effective than medical treatment for low back pain.

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