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Back Pain:

Osteopathic manipulative treatment for low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

"OMT significantly reduces low back pain. The level of pain reduction is greater thanexpected from placebo effects alone and persists for at least three months."

 

Ear Infection:

The Use of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment as Adjuvant Therapy in Children With Recurrent Acute Otitis Media

The results of this study suggest a potential benefit of osteopathic manipulative treatment as adjuvant therapy in children with recurrent AOM; it may prevent or decrease surgical intervention or antibiotic overuse."