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Predictors of low back pain and return to work.

Posted by on Feb 2, 2016 in Back Pain, Chiropractic research, exercise | 0 comments

    Recently some research has been published that has really changed the game in treatment in low back pain, specifically in treatment of long term debilitating back pain.   In one particular study published in Spine a group of researchers set to discover what factors best predicted a worker who has been out on leave for their low back returning to work.   The researches set out to use medical, psychological, and sociodemographic predictors that would have an significant impact on ability to return to work. Medically speaking it was found that by using a light mobilization program workers were much more likely to return to work than those who did not have a...

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