Chiro probe labelled 'poor quality'

The chiropractic profession is being accused of a "poor-quality" investigation to clear a chiropractor who allegedly caused an infant's neck fracture.

The case of the four-month-old girl made headlines, after paediatrician Dr Chris Pappas alleged a chiropractor had caused a hangman's fracture while performing a spinal manipulation.

The Chiropractic Board of Australia cleared the chiropractor, but has refused to comment or release details of the case, citing privacy laws.

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