Relationship between your nervous system and your organs.

This discipline was created in 1895 in the United
States of America by Daniel David Palmer.
It became within a 100 years, the 2nd health
profession in the USA.

A chiropractor is concidered abroad as a spinal health
care expert. More than 100000 practitioners worldwide.
Official partners of WOH (World Organisation of Health).

Chiropractors formation is controlled by an international
organism (CCEI), who accreditate formation within the
world; 6 years are required to get a diploma recognized
in every country with chiropractic regulation.

The chiropractic profession produce around 70 % 
of scientific publications on spinal manipulations.
Numerous studies reports have proved the effectiveness and
cost-effectiveness realised trough chiropractic care and for it's
integration within national health system, assurances
and companies. (2)

The Journal of American Medical Association now suggest
chiropractic care as first approach for back pain.(3)

Sources :

1. :
principes directeurs de l’Oms pour la formation de base et la sécurité en Chiropratique

2. Institut de Recherche et de Documentation en Economie de la santé
HAS : Etude documentaire sur les professions d’ostéopathe et de chiropracteur en Europe : Belgique Royaume-Uni, Suède, Suisse. Réf. 2005-188
Nosologie en chiropratique et implication diagnostique. SOFEC 2006
Cost-effectiveness of medical and chiropractic care for acute and chronic low back pain. Haas M et al Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, 2005 Oct;28(8): 555-63.
Phelan SP et al An evaluation of medical and chiropractic provider utilization and costs: treating injured workers in North Carolina. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, Sept. 2004;27:442-8.
COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF INDIVIDUALS WITH AND WITHOUT CHIROPRACTIC COVERAGE. Patient Characteristics, Utilization, and Costs. Antonio P. Legorreta et al Arch Intern Med. 2004;164:1985-1992.
Second Report Medicare Benefits Review Committee. Thompson CJ. Commonwealth Government Printer, Canberra, Australia, Chapter 10 (Chiropractic) – June 1986.
Steve Wolk, PH. D. Director of Research, the Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research. September 1988. “A cost analysis of disability and treatement for back- related workers’ compensation cases”.
Chiropratic Report AUMED Jan. 1988  – J.Daams et M.Pierey Fondation A.Z.M. 1989.
MOSLEY CD et al. Cost effectiveness of chiropractic in a managed care setting. Am J Man Care 1996; 2:280-282.
Art 2 Manga The effectiveness and Cost-effectiveness of chiropractic management of Low Back pain 1993.The Wells report: An Internal Review commissioned by the Ministry of Health. Ontario, November 1994.
STANO M« An overview of the American Chiropractic Association cost of care analysis project » ACA Journal of Chiropractic March 1993 30 (3): 41-45.