Journal: Clinical Chiropractic 2008;11(3): 122-129
Authors: Browning M, Miller JE
Summary: Browning et al performed a single-blinded randomized comparison trial of the effects of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) and occipito-sacral decompression therapy (OSD) on infants with colic[iii]. 43 infants younger than 8 weeks of age received two weeks of chiropractic care. Two weeks and four weeks after beginning treatment, the infants in both treatment groups cried significantly less and slept significantly more than prior to receiving chiropractic care.