Wellness, Prevention and Health Promotion

 Updated: January 2021

Musculoskeletal Pain Management

  • A 2020 clinical practice guideline was developed for the best practices for the chiropractic management of patients with chronic musculoskeletal (MSK) pain. A Delphi panel of 62 members agreed on the chiropractic management of five common chronic MSK complaints (low back pain, neck pain, tension headache, knee and hip osteoarthritis, and fibromyalgia) with recommendations for treatments including acupuncture, manipulation/mobilization, manual therapies, passive modalities, exercise, mind-body interventions, and lifestyle modifications, along with other management strategies such as referral and comanagement. FREE FULL TEXT

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