What is Gentle Chiropractic Therapy?

Category: Physical Therapy

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Generic name: Chiropractic Therapy

Chiropractic therapy is a complementary and alternative health care profession which focuses on diagnosing, treating, and preventing mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, their effects on the nervous system and general health.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 16 23
Fibromyalgia 7 5
Neck pain 6 5
Back pain 3 4
General health 3 1
Pain in lower back 3 2

Show all 23 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 2
Moderate 3
Mild 15
None 13

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Gentle Chiropractic Therapy

Side effect Patients
Cervical spinal stenosis (neck) 1
Migraine headaches 1
Muscle and joint pain 1
Nausea 1
Pain 1
Pain in spine 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently going to Gentle Chiropractic Therapy

Dosage Patients
15 min monthly 2
30 min weekly 2
30 min monthly 1
20 min weekly 1
60 min weekly 1

Why patients stopped taking Gentle Chiropractic Therapy

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Expense 5
Other 4
Change in health plan coverage 1
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 10 patients who've stopped going to Gentle Chiropractic Therapy

Duration

Currently going to Gentle Chiropractic Therapy

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 4
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 2

Stopped going to Gentle Chiropractic Therapy

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 3
1 - 2 years 2
2 - 5 years 3
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 25
Usually 4
Sometimes 3
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 3
Somewhat hard to take 9
A little hard to take 9
Not at all hard to take 12
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 5
$100-199 4
$50-99 7
$25-49 7
< $25 7
Not specified 3
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Gentle Chiropractic Therapy.