The OSTEOPATHIC Trial

 

The OSTEOPATHIC Trial was completed by the Osteopathic Research Center in 2011. The study assessed the efficacy of osteopathic manipulative treatment in 455 patients with chronic low back pain. Over a dozen publications have reported on the OSTEOPATHIC Trial, including the most recent studies on substantial improvement and recovery and from chronic low back pain with osteopathic manipulative treatment. A partial list of accessible publications is provided below.

 

 

Licciardone JC, Gatchel RJ, Aryal S. Targeting Patient Subgroups With Chronic Low Back Pain for Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: Responder Analyses From a Randomized Controlled Trial. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2016 Mar;116(3):156-68. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2016.032. PMID: 26927909. Available from: http://jaoa.org/article.aspx?articleid=2498825

Licciardone JC, Gatchel RJ, Aryal S. Recovery from Chronic Low Back Pain After Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2016 Mar;116(3):144-55. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2016.031. PMID: 26927908. Available from: http://jaoa.org/article.aspx?articleid=2498824

Licciardone, C. John, Aryal, Subhash. Clinical response and relapse in patients with chronic low back painfollowing osteopathic manual treatment: Results from the OSTEOPATHIC Trial. Manual Therapy. 2014 May 15; PMID: 24965494. doi:10.1016/j.math.2014.05.012. Epub 2014 Dec. Available from: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1356689X14001143

Licciardone, C. John, Kearns, M Cathleen, Crow, W. Thomas. Changes in biomechanical dysfunction and low back pain reduction with osteopathic manual treatment: Results from the OSTEOPATHIC Trial. Manual Therapy. 2013 Sept 10; PMID: 24704126. doi:10.1016/j.math.2014.03.004. Epub 2014 Aug. Available from: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1356689X14000381

Licciardone, C. John. Short-term dosing of manual therapies for chronic low back pain. The Spine Journal. 2014 June; PMID: 24361999. doi:10.1016/j.spinee.2013.12.015. Epub 2014 June. Available from: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1529943013019931

Licciardone, C. John, Kearns, M Cathleen, Minotti, E. Dennis. Outcomes of osteopathic manual treatment for chronic low back pain according to baseline pain severity: Results from the OSTEOPATHIC Trial. Manual Therapy. 2013 Feb 6; PMID: 23759340. doi:10.1016/j.math.2013.05.006. Epub 2013 Dec. Available from: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1356689X13000842

Licciardone, C. John. Kearns, M Cathleen, Hodge, M. Lisa, Minotti, E. Dennis. Osteopathic manual treatment in patients with diabetes mellitus and comorbid chronic low back pain: Subgroup results from the OSTEOPATHIC Trial. JAOA. 2013 Jan 10; PMID: 23439758. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2013.031. Epub 2013 June. Available from: http://jaoa.org/article.aspx?articleid=2094659

Licciardone, C. John, Minotti, E. Dennis, Gatchel, J. Robert, Kearns, M Cathleen, Singh, P. Karen. Osteopathic manual treatment and ultrasound therapy for chronic low back pain: A randomized control trial. Annals of Family Medicine. 2013 March; PMID: 23508598. doi: 10.1370/afm.1468. Epub 2013 April. Available from: http://www.annfammed.org/content/11/2/122.long

Licciardone, C. John, Gatchel, J. Robert, Kearns, M Cathleen, Minotti, E. Dennis. Depression, somatization and somatic dysfunction in patients with nonspecific chronic low back pain: Results from the OSTEOPATHIC Trial. JAOA. 2012 June 18; PMID: 23212429. Epub 2012 Dec. Available from: http://jaoa.org/article.aspx?articleid=2094322

Licciardone, C. John, Kearns, M Cathleen, Hodge, M. Lisa, Bergamini. V.W. Michael. Associations of cytokine concentrations with key osteopathic lesions and clinical outcomes in patients with nonspecific chronic low back pain: Results from the OSTEOPATHIC Trial. JAOA. 2012 Mar 30; PMID: 22984233. Epub 2012 Sept. Available from: http://jaoa.org/article.aspx?articleid=2094367#73002068

Licciardone, C. John, Kearns, M Cathleen. Somatic dysfunction and its association with chronic low back pain, back-specific functioning, and general health: Results from the OSTEOPATHIC Trial. JAOA. 2012 Mar 15; PMID: 22802542. Epub 2012 July. Available from: http://jaoa.org/article.aspx?articleid=2094452

Licciardone JC, King HH, Hensel KL, Williams DG. OSTEOPAThic Health outcomes In Chronic low back pain: The OSTEOPATHIC Trial. Osteopath Med Prim Care 2008; 2:5 PMID:18439282. Available from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2386783/pdf/1750-4732-2-5.pdf

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