Osteopathy is legally recognized as a CAM therapy in the group “manual therapies” in the law on CAM 118/2007 (238). Only medical doctors, dentists and pharmacists with approved additional qualification are allowed to practise osteopathy in Romania (239).
238. Law nr. 118/2007 privind organizarea şi funcţionarea activităţilor şipracticilor de medicinăcomplementară/alternativă (Concerning the organisation and functioning of the practices of complementary/alternative medicine), The Parliament of Romania(2007).
239. Ordin nr. 418 din 20/04/2005 for the approval of the National Catalogue of Programmes for Complementary studies organised to certify the competence of medical doctors, dentists and pharmacists and the methodological standards for its organisation and progress., Parliament of Romania(2005).