Credibility of chiro tribunals questioned

A chiropractor who defends a device condemned by doctors as nothing more than “a stick that goes click” sits on the tribunal that is supposed to protect the public from shonky operators.

The revelation is a further blow to the credibility of the chiropractic industry and its highest professional bodies, says the Friends of Science in Medicine — a lobby group of more than 400 doctors, medical researchers and scientists.

Sydney chiropractor Joseph Ierano is featured in a YouTube clip (see below) demonstrating a spinal adjustor device