A study in the May issue of Consumer Reports shows that chiropractic therapy is tops amoung treatments for relief of back pain. According to the report, survey respondents tried a variety of different treatments and rated each one on how helpful and satisfied they were with the results. The report concluded that Chiropractic treatment is top-rated.
The report states that, "88 percent of those who tried chiropractic manipulation said it helped a lot, and 59 percent were ‘completely’ or ‘very’ satisfied with their chiropractor." The study, which surveyed more than 14,000 consumers, was conducted by the Consumer Reports Health Ratings Center.