Use of OMT During Pregnancy

The Osteopathic Research Center’s landmark randomized controlled trial of OMT during the third trimester of pregnancy was the first and only trial to date to clearly show statistically significant and clinically relevant benefits attributable to OMT in this patient population. Click here to access the full-length report originally published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology in 2010. Links to additional ORC evidence-based research and statements relating to the use of OMT during pregnancy are provided below. 




Prevention of Progressive Back-Specific Dysfunction During Pregnancy: An Assessment of Osteopathic Manual Treatment Based on Cochrane Back Review Group Criteria


Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment During the Third Trimester of Pregnancy

This page was last modified on June 7, 2017