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CMT in Respiratory Conditions
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- A 2013 systematic review of manual therapy for pediatric respiratory disease indicated that it appears to be beneficial; the most commonly used manual therapies for this population are chiropractic and osteopathic manipulation and massage. 
- A 2007 systematic review stated, “Evidence was promising for potential benefit of manual procedures for elderly patients with pneumonia,”  while a 2010 systematic review said the evidence was inconclusive. 
- Pepino, VC et al (Jan 2013). "Manual therapy for childhood respiratory disease: a systematic review". J Manipulative Physiol Ther 36 (1): 57-65. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23380215. Retrieved 12-7-2013.
- Hawk, C et al (Jun 2007). "Chiropractic care for nonmusculoskeletal conditions: a systematic review with implications for whole systems research". J Altern Complement Med 13 (5): 491-512. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Chiropractic+care+for+nonmusculoskeletal+conditions%3A+a+systematic+review+with+implications+for+whole+systems+research. Retrieved 12-7-2013.
- Bronfort, G et al (Feb 25 2010). "Effectiveness of manual therapies: the UK evidence report". Chiropr Osteopat 18 (3). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20184717. Retrieved 12-7-2013.