SMT + Exercise

Adverse events among seniors receiving spinal manipulation and exercise in a randomized clinical trial.

Clinical research on lumbar oblique-pulling manipulation in combination with sling exercise therapy for patients with chronic nonspecific low back pain.

Wang SQ, Chen M, Wei X, Gao XX, Zhao GD. Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992). 2019 Jul 22;65(6):886-892. doi: 10.1590/1806-9282.65.6.886.

Effectiveness of spinal manipulation and myofascial release compared with spinal manipulation alone on health-related outcomes in individuals with non-specific low back pain: randomized controlled trial.

Boff TA, Pasinato F, Ben ÂJ, Bosmans JE, van Tulder M, Carregaro RL. Physiotherapy. 2019 Nov 18;107:71-80. doi: 10.1016/

Effects of an 8-week physical exercise program on spinal manipulation biomechanical parameters in a group of 1st-year chiropractic students.

Lardon A, Pasquier M, Audo Y, Barbier-Cazorla F, Descarreaux M. J Chiropr Educ. 2019 Apr 5. doi: 10.7899/JCE-18-15.

Effects of spinal manipulation versus therapeutic exercise on adults with chronic low back pain: a literature review

Is a combined programme of manual therapy and exercise more effective than usual care in patients with non-specific chronic neck pain? A randomized controlled trial.

Domingues L, Pimentel-Santos FM, Cruz EB, Sousa AC, Santos A, Cordovil A, Correia A, Torres LS, Silva A, Branco PS, Branco JC. Clin Rehabil. 2019 Sep 24:269215519876675. doi: 10.1177/0269215519876675.

Manual therapy and exercise for neck pain: A systematic review

Manual therapy followed by specific active exercises versus a placebo followed by specific active exercises on the improvement of functional disability in patients with chronic non specific low back pain: a randomized controlled trial

Manual Therapy, Therapeutic Patient Education, and Therapeutic Exercise, an Effective Multimodal Treatment of Nonspecific Chronic Neck Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Perceived value of spinal manipulative therapy and exercise among seniors with chronic neck pain: A mixed methods study

Short or long-term treatment of spinal disability in older adults with manipulation and exercise.

Maiers M, Hartvigsen J, Evans R, Westrom K, Wang Q, Schulz C, Leininger B, Bronfort G. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Oct 24. doi: 10.1002/acr.23798

Spinal manipulation and exercise for low back pain in adolescents: a randomized trial.

Evans R, Haas M, Schulz C, Leininger B, Hanson L, Bronfort G. Pain. 2018 Jul;159(7):1297-1307. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001211.

Spinal Manipulation and Exercise for Low Back Pain in Adolescents: A Randomized Trial.

Evans R, Haas M, Schulz C, Leininger B, Hanson L, Bronfort G. Pain. 2018 Mar 27. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001211.

Spinal manipulation and home exercise with advice for subacute and chronic back-related leg pain: a trial with adaptive allocation.

Spinal manipulative therapy and exercise for older adults with chronic low back pain: a randomized clinical trial

Craig Schulz, Roni Evans, Michele Maiers, Karen Schulz, Brent Leininger and Gert Bronfort. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2019 27:21. 15 May 2019. DOI: 10.1186/s12998-019-0243-1

Spinal manipulative therapy and exercise for seniors with chronic neck pain.

Sub-classification based specific movement control exercises are superior to general exercise in sub-acute low back pain when both are combined with manual therapy: A randomized controlled trial.

Lehtola V, Luomajoki H, Leinonen V, Gibbons S, Airaksinen O. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2016 Mar 22

Supervised exercise with and without spinal manipulation performs similarly and better than home exercise for chronic neck pain: a randomized controlled trial.

The effect of manual therapy and stabilizing exercises on forward head and rounded shoulder postures: a six-week intervention with a one-month follow-up study.

Fathollahnejad K, Letafatkar A, Hadadnezhad M. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2019 Feb 18;20(1):86. doi: 10.1186/s12891-019-2438-y.

The effects of integrated care: a systematic review of UK and international evidence.

Baxter S, Johnson M, Chambers D, Sutton A, Goyder E, Booth A. BMC Health Serv Res. 2018 May 10;18(1):350. doi: 10.1186/s12913-018-3161-3.

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