In the highest level of clinical study performed- the randomized-controlled trial- the European Spine Journal found that #Chiropractic Care easily trumped other healthcare interventions when it came to giving patients relief. Chiropractic manual therapy came in with a 72% success rate , compared to only a 20% success rate for physical therapy and a 50% success rate for corticosteroids injections.
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