Wiki Chiropractor as a referring


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Can a Chiropractor refer to a Physical Therapist for massage therapy? I always understood that a Chiropractor can not be a referring physician?
ALSO: where can I find the guidelines that a Chiropractor can not be a referring Doctor???
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