Why Do Patients Think We Are Good at Managing Low Back Pain?

September 13, 2022

A recent tweet from a research colleague in The Netherlands gave me new appreciation for a paper titled: “What does the patient with back pain want? A comparison of patient preferences and physician assumptions” (Smuck M, Barrette K, Martinez-Ith A...

The Importance of Health Literacy to Patient Care and Access

September 15, 2021

In September of 2020, Forbes shared a statistic from the U.S. Department of Education that says 54% of adults ages 16-74 in the United States read below the equivalent of a sixth-grade level. This means that about 130 million people in the...

ACA’s New Online Print Shop Offers Patient Education Materials

December 22, 2020

Arlington, Va. – The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) now provides doctors of chiropractic easy access to patient education handouts and posters through a print-on-demand service so doctors can have materials shipped directly to their office at any time. The online...

ACA and Diversity: Inclusion Through Action

May 14, 2018

At the 2018 National Chiropractic Leadership Conference (NCLC), the newly formed ACA Commission on Diversity presented its first report to attendees at the House of Delegates meeting. The commission is a task force whose function is to “help ACA achieve...