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Chiropractic Treatment for Headache and Lower Back Pain

Systematic Review of Randomised Controlled Trials

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Rainer Thiele
    Pages 1-6
  3. Rainer Thiele
    Pages 7-50
  4. Rainer Thiele
    Pages 51-54
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 55-59

About this book

Introduction

Rainer Thiele deals with chiropractic and examines two questions: Is chiropractic treatment of lower back pain a successful therapeutic approach? Is chiropractic treatment a standard treatment for headaches? On the topic of chiropractic in lower back pain, a congress abstract was published by the author using the latest randomized clinical studies and discussed as a poster contribution to the 16th Congress for Health Services Research in Berlin. A systematic review answers the question about chiropractic treatment of headaches.

Contents
  • Chiropractic Treatment for Headache
  • Chiropractic Treatment for Lower Back Pain
Target Groups
  • Researchers, lecturers and students of chiropractic, osteopathy and orthopedics
  • Chiropractors, osteopaths, orthopedists, pain medics
About the Author
Dr. scient. med. Rainer Thiele wrote this work as part of his doctoral studies in medical science at the UFL (Private University of Liechtenstein) as a cumulative dissertation. He is managing director of the specialist practice for Chiropractic / Osteopathy and Sports Medicine in Munich.

Keywords

chiropractic manual medicine chronic pain headache lower back pain chiropractic treatment manipulative therapy pain physical therapy osteopathy health services research emergency medicine sports medicine musculoskeletal

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Chiropraktik/OsteophathieGemeinschaftspraxisMunichGermany

About the authors

Dr. scient. med. Rainer Thiele wrote this work as part of his doctoral studies in medical science at the UFL (Private University of Liechtenstein) as a cumulative dissertation. He is managing director of the specialist practice for Chiropractic / Osteopathy and Sports Medicine in Munich.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Chiropractic Treatment for Headache and Lower Back Pain
  • Book Subtitle Systematic Review of Randomised Controlled Trials
  • Authors Rainer Thiele
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-658-27058-2
  • Copyright Information Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH, part of Springer Nature 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Wiesbaden
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-658-27057-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-658-27058-2
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 59
  • Number of Illustrations 1 b/w illustrations, 4 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Chiropractic Medicine
    Pain Medicine
    Health Services Research
    Orthopedics
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Reviews

“It appears this book would be useful for health policy analysts and for those involved in teaching this topic. Thus, it would find an audience among chiropractors and others involved in manual therapy.” (Dana J Lawrence, Doody's Book Reviews, October 25, 2019)