Craniosacral therapy and professional responsibility

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Tags: controversy, debunkery

Two articles on PainSci cite Flynn 2006: 1. Your Back Is Not Out of Alignment2. Does Craniosacral Therapy Work?

PainSci summary of Flynn 2006: ?This page is one of thousands in the PainScience.com bibliography. It is not a general article: it is focused on a single scientific paper, and it may provide only just enough context for the summary to make sense. Links to other papers and more general information are provided wherever possible.

A clear, concise summary (for professionals) of the poor state of the science of craniosacral therapy, calling for advocates to “prove that it works, or move on.” The authors do a good job of putting CST in context, comparing and contrasting with other treatment methods.

~ Paul Ingraham

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