Effects of massage, reflexology and manipulation of bones and joints

This page will not be updated after the 23rd of november 2012 due to the closure of ViFAB.

Here you can read about the effects of massage, reflexology and manipulation of bones and joints.

This text is based on Cochrane reviews, which are recognized scientific articles.

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Authors: Department of Clinical Epidemiology at Aarhus University Hospital and ViFAB.

Positive effect

A possible positive effect is found in connection with:

Antenatal perineal massage for reducing perineal trauma

Possible positive effect

No effect

None of the Cochrane reviews on massage, reflexology and manipulation of bones and joints can conclude with certainty that the treatments are ineffective.

Sources

Last updated: 24-11-2012