Cox® Decompression Manipulation was invented by Dr. James M. Cox, a United States Chiropractor, in the 1960s.
It uses “Flexion-Distraction” and “Decompression” to adjust and manipulate the spine thus:
Cox® Technic is appropriate for conditions causing low back and leg pain as well as neck and arm pain. It also reduces pain attributable to:
Cox® Technic is a well-researched, well-documented and proven effective technique for decompressing spinal nerves and treating back and neck pain. It is a gentle, non-surgical, low-force procedure which helps the spine heal properly – and keeps it as pain free as possible.
These evidence-based protocols are well-defined in medically published textbooks and peer-reviewed journal articles. You may visit the official website of Cox® Technic to know more about this evidence based chiropractic care and it’s related research and publications.
“Before” VS “After” COX® Decompression Treatment
(1) Distraction Chiropractic Adjusting: Clinical Application and Outcome of 1000 case. Cox et al: Topics in Clinical Chiropractic,1996; 3(3):45-54,79-81
(2) Long Term Outcome reference –Atlas S, Keller RB, Wu YA, Deyo RA, Singer DE: Long Term Outcomes Of Surgical And Non Surgical Management Of Sciatica Secondary To Lumbar Disc Herniation: 10 Year Results From The Maine Lumbar Spine Study. Spine 2005; 30(8)
(3) Back Surgery shows a merely 8% higher satisfaction rate than Cox Technique
Surgery in the long term shows slightly better results than conservative care but bares more risks as an invasive treatment. Click HERE to know more about Fail Back Surgery Syndrome ( FBSS ).