Accession Number:

ADA592926

Title:

Assessment of Chiropractic Treatment for Low Back Pain, Military Readiness and Smoking Cessation in Military Active Duty Personnel

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 15 Feb 2012-14 Feb 2013

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Report Date:

2013-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This study is comprised of three trials, referred to as the Assessment of Chiropractic Treatment or ACT. The most significant work during the last reporting period has occurred in the ACT 1 RCT which is chiropractic for low back pain and smoking cessations as follows by site. During this reporting period, the most significant research activities were that ACT was initiated in the field as follows ACT 1 RCT of chiropractic for low back pain in active duty with smoking cessation component is in recruitment phase as follows Naval Hospital in Pensacola, FL 38 Allocated 3 enrolled into the Tobacco Cessation nested study Naval Medical Center in San Diego, CA 25 Allocated 3 enrolled into the Tobacco Cessation nested study Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD Anticipated start date - 11 Mar 2013.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE