The Chiropractic Care of Children: An Open Response to Chiropractic & Manual Therapy’s Thematic Series on Pediatric Chiropractic
Joel Alcantara DC Bio
Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health – Chiropractic ~ Volume 2011 ~ Issue 4 ~ Pages 139-146
In 2010, the Journal of Chiropractic & Manual Therapy, formerly Chiropractic & Osteopathy, acknowledged the significance of pediatric chiropractic by publishing a thematic series on the chiropractic care of children. Content experts in the field of pediatric chiropractic were asked to comment and make recommendations on this special topic. This commentary will address the comments and recommendations made by the content experts of this thematic series. The amount of care, the chiropractic approach to management, and the need for more research is discussed.