Acupuncture, chiro should be investigated: Academics

Friends of Science in Medicine said it supported the chief medical officer’s investigation into which complementary practices were underpinned by “credible evidence of clinical effectiveness” but “now we ask you to expand the terms of reference… to include acupuncture and specific aspects of chiropractic”.

The letter, signed by University of NSW Emeritus Professor John Dwyer, Flinders University Professors Marcello Costa and Rob Morrison, University of Adelaide Professor Alastair MacLennan, and GP Dr Cameron Martin, said it