Osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) offers some benefit for patients with nonspecific low back pain (LBP) when compared with sham OMT, but that benefit is limited and its clinical relevance calls the intervention into question, according to a new randomised trial. Previous research had supported the idea that OMT might offer improvements in pain and activity ...
Osteopathic treatment ‘likely not clinically meaningful’ for low back pain
By Dave Levitan
18 Mar 2021