Chiropractic research is a key to better patient outcomes and increased credibility in the public eye and among health care professionals. In addition, MDs are much more likely to refer to doctors of chiropractic who, like themselves, incorporate research evidence into their practices. In the area of reimbursement, 3rd-party payers want to work with evidence-based practitioners who can show that what they do is based on science--and whose knowledge of the research helps get patients back on their feet faster.
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