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RESEARCH WEBSITES:

  www.comecollaboration.org/
COME Center for Osteopathic Medicine Collaboration Collaboration is an interdisciplinary foundation for osteopathy excellence.
Bringing together clinicians and scientists who study the effect and effectiveness of osteopathic medicine.
The goal is to understand how osteopathy works, to produce compelling evidence to optimize health care services and enhance quality of education. The research groups study all aspects of application of osteopathic medicine including lab-based and clinical-based research as well as translational research.

This website is initiated and hosted by the "Vienna School of Osteopathy" -
Based in Vienna/Austria in cooperation with osteopaths and schools in various European countries and the USA.

The database is also endorsed by the "World Osteopathic Health Organisation (WHO)" and the "Osteopathic European Academic Network (OSEAN)"
 

 
PAEDIATRIC OSTEOPATHIC RESEARCH:
  Efficacy of an Osteopathic Treatment Coupled With Lactation Consultations for Infants’ Biomechanical Sucking Difficulties, A Randomized Controlled Trial

Herzhaft-Le Roy J, et al. J Hum Lact. 2017.

      A Multicenter, Randomized, Controlled Trial of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment on Preterms
Francesco Cerritelli et al, Published by PLOS: May 14, 2015
PLOS is a peer-reviewed weekly medical journal covering the full spectrum of the medical sciences  
 
Effect of osteopathic manipulative treatment on length of stay in a population of preterm infants: a randomized controlled trial. Cerritelli et al. BMC Pediatrics 2013, 13:65. www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2431/13/65

 

OSTEOPATHIC RESEARCH IN USA ON PNEUMONIA:
Noll et al: Efficacy of osteopathic manipulation as an adjunctive treatment for hospitalized patients with Pneumonia: a randomized controlled trial. Osteopathic Medecine and Primary care, 2010 4:2.  


 OSTEOPATHIC RESEARCH IN USA ON IMMUNITY AND OSTEOPATHY:
 
 Lymphatic Pump OMT Releases Cytokines Into Central Circulation

Michael A. Seffinger, DO; Jessica Rich, OMS III (2014)


  Osteopathic lymphatic pump techniques to enhance immunity and treat pneumonia 

        Lisa M Hodge, Osteopath Med. 2012 Mar;15(1):13-21.

 Lymphatic Pump Treatment Mobilizes Leukocytes from the Gut Associated Lymphoid Tissue into Lymph
 
    Dr Lisa Hodge PhD investigates, through research, the effect of osteopathic manipulative treatments (OMT) on the host response to infection, inflammatory diseases and cancer.  
Through understanding the mechanisms by which osteopathy enhances the lymphatic and immune systems and alters disease progression, Dr Hodge provides scientific support for the clinical application of osteopathy.
http://web.unthsc.edu/info/200634/the_hodge_lab

 
OSTEOPATHIC RESEARCH ON MENTAL HEALTH:
Edwards DJ, Toutt C. An evaluation of osteopathic treatment on psychological outcomes with patients suffering from chronic pain: A prospective observational cohort study collected through a health and well-being academy. Health Psychol Open. 2018;5(1):2055102918774684. Published 2018 May 10. doi:10.1177/2055102918774684
 
The effects of osteopathic treatment on psychosocial factors in people with persistent pain: A systematic review Madalina Saracutu* , Jaynie Rance, Helen Davies, Darren J. Edwards Swansea University, UK 2016  International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine


OSTEOPATHIC RESEARCH IN USA ON PAIN MANAGEMENT:
 Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment in Surgical Care: Short Review of Research Publications in Osteopathic Journals During the Period 1990 to 2017. Niklas S. Sposato, DO, MSc, Kristofer Bjerså, CNS, PhD.      First Published April 11, 2018 

 Goldstein FJ, Jeck S, Nicholas AS, Berman MJ, Lerario M. Preoperative intravenous morphine sulfate with postoperative osteopathic manipulative treatment reduces patient analgesic use after total abdominal hysterectomy. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2005;105:273–279
 
 
 
Books and Journal:

 Foundations Of Osteopathic Medicine Philosophy Science Clinical Applications And Research 4th edition 2018By Seffinger M A


The Science and Clinical Application of Manual Therapy, Elsevier 2011
      King, Patterson and Janig edited the following multi-disciplinary, international reference  book, based on  the work of science and clinical researchers in the field of Manual Medicine:
 
 
 Journal of Osteopathic Medicine: https://jom.osteopathic.org/

 Basic Mechanisms of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: A Must Read

       Michael M. Patterson, PhD
       The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association September 2015 | Vol 115 | No. 9

 
 
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