Impulse Instrument® Adjusting provides chiropractors with a safe, fast method to target dysfunctional spinal joints to relieve pain and improve function. The FDA registered adjusting instrument was specifically created to deliver gentle and precise chiropractic adjustments to the joints of the spine and extremities.
Chiropractic is a healthcare discipline that focuses on the nervous system and its relation to the function of the body. Chiropractic specialists typically perform adjustments or spinal manipulative therapy to relieve pain and improve biomechanical function.
While manipulation may be performed by other physicians, Doctors of Chiropractic have the most extensive experience and education in manipulation, performing 94% of the spinal manipulations in the United States. Numerous scientific studies have demonstrated the efficacy, safety, cost-effectiveness and high levels of patient satisfaction of spinal manipulation. As a result, it is one of only two treatment protocols given the highest recommendation for the treatment of low back pain by the Agency for Health Care and Policy Research (AHCPR), an arm of the US Department of Health and Human Services