Emerging Technologies: Low back pain is the most common of all pain complaints. Study results of 39 patients with chronic low back pain.
Pain Management:What researchers feel doctors treating low back pain should know. Study results of 50 patients with chronic low back pain. Distraction Techniques for Lumbar Pain: A therapy created by a team which included neurosurgeons and orthopedists; a therapy that treats the disease itself.
Vertabral Axial Decompression*: from the Journal of Neurological Research. A little long but this article is filled with good information. Author's conclusion? CSD should be considered a primary treatment with disc herniations, degenerative disc disease, facet arthropathy and decreased spine mobility . . . even patients that have had failed surgery.
Vertebral Axial Decompression*: from the Canadian Journal of Clinical Medicine. Effective diagnosis and treatment requires a thorough knowledge of biomechanics (the basis of chiropractic). Once again, this journal article is a bit long but is unique in that it has a section that describes the "mechanism of action" of CSD.