Genomes and Genes
low back pain
Summary: Acute or chronic pain in the lumbar or sacral regions, which may be associated with musculo-ligamentous SPRAINS AND STRAINS; INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT; and other conditions.
Publications302 found, 100 shown here
- Chapter 4. European guidelines for the management of chronic nonspecific low back painO Airaksinen
Eur Spine J 15:S192-300. 2006
- Burden of major musculoskeletal conditionsAnthony D Woolf
Peninsula Medical School, Duke of Cornwall Department of Rheumatology, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro TR1 3LJ, England
Bull World Health Organ 81:646-56. 2003..the burden of four major musculoskeletal conditions: osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, and low back pain. Osteoarthritis, which is characterized by loss of joint cartilage that leads to pain and loss of function ..
- A systematic review of the global prevalence of low back painDamian Hoy
University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
Arthritis Rheum 64:2028-37. 2012To perform a systematic review of the global prevalence of low back pain, and to examine the influence that case definition, prevalence period, and other variables have on prevalence.
- A systematic review of low back pain cost of illness studies in the United States and internationallySimon Dagenais
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery and Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Spine J 8:8-20. 2008The economic burden of low back pain (LBP) is very large and appears to be growing. It is not possible to impact this burden without understanding the strengths and weaknesses of the research on which these costs are calculated.
- Clinical importance of changes in chronic pain intensity measured on an 11-point numerical pain rating scaleJ T Farrar
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Blockley Hall, Room 816, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Pain 94:149-58. 2001..placebo-controlled clinical trials of pregabalin in diabetic neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia, chronic low back pain, fibromyalgia, and osteoarthritis were used...
- Comparison of stratified primary care management for low back pain with current best practice (STarT Back): a randomised controlled trialJonathan C Hill
Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Stoke on Trent, UK
Lancet 378:1560-71. 2011..We compared the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of stratified primary care (intervention) with non-stratified current best practice (control)...
- Non-specific low back painFederico Balagué
Department of Rheumatology, Physical Medicine, and Rehabilitation, Hôpital Fribourgeois Hôpital cantonal, Fribourg and Geneva University, Geneva, Switzerland
Lancet 379:482-91. 2012Non-specific low back pain has become a major public health problem worldwide...
- Diagnosis and treatment of low back pain: a joint clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians and the American Pain SocietyRoger Chou
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
Ann Intern Med 147:478-91. 2007..1: Clinicians should conduct a focused history and physical examination to help place patients with low back pain into 1 of 3 broad categories: nonspecific low back pain, back pain potentially associated with radiculopathy ..
- An updated overview of clinical guidelines for the management of non-specific low back pain in primary careBart W Koes
Department of General Practice, Erasmus MC, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Eur Spine J 19:2075-94. 2010..this study was to present and compare the content of (inter)national clinical guidelines for the management of low back pain. To rationalise the management of low back pain, evidence-based clinical guidelines have been issued in many ..
- painDETECT: a new screening questionnaire to identify neuropathic components in patients with back painRainer Freynhagen
Klinik fur Anasthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
Curr Med Res Opin 22:1911-20. 2006..As low back pain (LBP) patients constitute an important subgroup of chronic pain patients, we addressed the following issues: (..
- Low back painAnthony Delitto
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 42:A1-57. 2012..The purpose of these low back pain clinical practice guidelines, in particular, is to describe the peer-reviewed literature and make ..
- The Epidemiology of low back painD Hoy
University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Herston Rd, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 24:769-81. 2010b>Low back pain is an extremely common problem that most people experience at some point in their life...
- One-year results of a randomized, double-blind, active controlled trial of fluoroscopic caudal epidural injections with or without steroids in managing chronic discogenic low back pain without disc herniation or radiculitisLaxmaiah Manchikanti
Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
Pain Physician 14:25-36. 2011..to be the subject of research and debate as discogenic pain is increasingly seen as a cause of non-specific low back pain. Among non-surgical methods used to manage chronic low back pain with or without disc herniation, epidural ..
- Systematic review: strategies for using exercise therapy to improve outcomes in chronic low back painJill A Hayden
Institute for Work and Health and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Ann Intern Med 142:776-85. 2005Exercise therapy encompasses a heterogeneous group of interventions. There continues to be uncertainty about the most effective exercise approach in chronic low back pain.
- Acupuncture in patients with chronic low back pain: a randomized controlled trialBenno Brinkhaus
Institute of Social Medicine, Epidemiology, and Health Economics, Charite, University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
Arch Intern Med 166:450-7. 2006Acupuncture is widely used by patients with low back pain, although its effectiveness is unclear. We investigated the efficacy of acupuncture compared with minimal acupuncture and with no acupuncture in patients with chronic low back pain.
- The burden of chronic low back pain: clinical comorbidities, treatment patterns, and health care costs in usual care settingsMugdha Gore
Avalon Health Solutions, Inc, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E668-77. 2012..Retrospective analysis of an insurance claims database...
- Guideline warfare over interventional therapies for low back pain: can we raise the level of discourse?Roger Chou
Department of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97239, USA
J Pain 12:833-9. 2011....
- The association between obesity and low back pain: a meta-analysisRahman Shiri
Centre of Expertise for Health and Work Ability, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, Helsinki, Finland
Am J Epidemiol 171:135-54. 2010This meta-analysis assessed the association between overweight/obesity and low back pain. The authors systematically searched the Medline (National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland) and Embase (Elsevier, Amsterdam, the Netherlands)..
- German Acupuncture Trials (GERAC) for chronic low back pain: randomized, multicenter, blinded, parallel-group trial with 3 groupsMichael Haake
Orthopaedic Department, University of Regensburg, Bad Abbach, Germany
Arch Intern Med 167:1892-8. 2007To our knowledge, verum acupuncture has never been directly compared with sham acupuncture and guideline-based conventional therapy in patients with chronic low back pain.
- 'Listen to me, tell me': a qualitative study of partnership in care for people with non-specific chronic low back painSusan Carolyn Slade
School of Primary Health Care, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Box Hill, Victoria, Australia
Clin Rehabil 23:270-80. 2009To investigate and summarize participant experience of exercise programmes for non-specific chronic low back pain and the effects of these experiences on exercise participation and engagement.
- Evaluating common outcomes for measuring treatment success for chronic low back painJens R Chapman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:S54-68. 2011..Systematic review...
- Real-world practice patterns, health-care utilization, and costs in patients with low back pain: the long road to guideline-concordant careJasmina I Ivanova
Analysis Group, Inc, New York, NY 10020, USA
Spine J 11:622-32. 2011Treatment guidelines suggest that most acute low back pain (LBP) episodes substantially improve within a few weeks and that immediate use of imaging and aggressive therapies should be avoided.
- Illness perceptions of low back pain patients in primary care: what are they, do they change and are they associated with outcome?Nadine E Foster
Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Primary Care Sciences Building, Keele University, North Staffordshire ST5 5BG, Keele, UK
Pain 136:177-87. 2008We describe the illness perceptions of patients with low back pain, how they change over 6 months, and their associations with clinical outcome...
- Low back pain: what is the long-term course? A review of studies of general patient populationsLise Hestbaek
The Backcenter, Ringe Hospital, Odense University Hospital, 5950 Ringe, Denmark
Eur Spine J 12:149-65. 2003It is often claimed that up to 90% of low back pain (LBP) episodes resolve spontaneously within 1 month...
- Low back painR A Deyo
Department of Medicine, and Center for Cost and Outcomes Research, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
N Engl J Med 344:363-70. 2001
- A systematic review and meta-analysis of yoga for low back painHolger Cramer
Department of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
Clin J Pain 29:450-60. 2013To systematically review and meta-analyze the effectiveness of yoga for low back pain.
- The prognosis of acute and persistent low-back pain: a meta-analysisLucíola da C Menezes Costa
George Institute For Global Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
CMAJ 184:E613-24. 2012..Our secondary objective was to investigate whether pain and disability have similar courses...
- Is insufficient quantity and quality of sleep a risk factor for neck, shoulder and low back pain? A longitudinal study among adolescentsJuha P Auvinen
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Aapistie 1, 90220 Oulu, Finland
Eur Spine J 19:641-9. 2010..At the same time, the prevalence of neck, shoulder and low back pain has increased...
- Sickness absence and concurrent low back and neck-shoulder pain: results from the MUSIC-Norrtälje studyTeresia Nyman
Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, Stockholm County Council, Norrbacka, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
Eur Spine J 16:631-8. 2007..The study also implies that spinal co-morbidity is an important factor to be considered by clinicians and occupational health providers in planning treatment, or in prevention of these disorders...
- A randomized trial comparing acupuncture, simulated acupuncture, and usual care for chronic low back painDaniel C Cherkin
Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Arch Intern Med 169:858-66. 2009..This trial addresses the importance of needle placement and skin penetration in eliciting acupuncture effects for patients with chronic low back pain.
- A systematic review on the effectiveness of physical and rehabilitation interventions for chronic non-specific low back painMarienke van Middelkoop
Department of General Practice, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Eur Spine J 20:19-39. 2011b>Low back pain (LBP) is a common and disabling disorder in western society. The management of LBP comprises a range of different intervention strategies including surgery, drug therapy, and non-medical interventions...
- Effective treatment of chronic low back pain in humans reverses abnormal brain anatomy and functionDavid A Seminowicz
Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain, McGill Scoliosis and Spine Research Group, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A4, Canada
J Neurosci 31:7540-50. 2011..We acquired MRI scans from chronic low back pain (CLBP) patients before (n = 18) and 6 months after (spine surgery or facet joint injections; n = 14) treatment...
- Graded exposure in vivo in the treatment of pain-related fear: a replicated single-case experimental design in four patients with chronic low back painJ W Vlaeyen
Institute for Rehabilitation Research, Hoensbroek, The Netherlands
Behav Res Ther 39:151-66. 2001..to usual graded activity in reducing pain-related fears, catastrophising and pain disability in chronic low back pain patients reporting substantial fear of movement/(re)injury...
- The rising prevalence of chronic low back painJanet K Freburger
The Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
Arch Intern Med 169:251-8. 2009National or state-level estimates on trends in the prevalence of chronic low back pain (LBP) are lacking...
- How important are back pain beliefs and expectations for satisfactory recovery from back pain?Chris J Main
Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Keele University, N Staffs, UK, ST5 5BG, United Kingdom
Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 24:205-17. 2010..The article concludes with a summary of the key messages for clinical management of patients presenting with painful conditions and suggestions for further research...
- Responsiveness of the numeric pain rating scale in patients with low back painJohn D Childs
Department of Physical Therapy, Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1331-4. 2005Cohort study of patients with low back pain (LBP) receiving physical therapy.
- A randomized controlled trial comparing 2 types of spinal manipulation and minimal conservative medical care for adults 55 years and older with subacute or chronic low back painMaria A Hondras
Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research, Davenport, Iowa 52803, USA
J Manipulative Physiol Ther 32:330-43. 2009Chiropractic care is used by many older patients for low back pain (LBP), but there are no published results of randomized trials examining spinal manipulation (SM) for older adults...
- Characterizing the course of low back pain: a latent class analysisKate M Dunn
Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, United Kingdom
Am J Epidemiol 163:754-61. 2006..Identification of four distinct groups of patients improves understanding of the course of back pain and may provide a basis of classification for intervention...
- Results of the prospective, randomized, multicenter Food and Drug Administration investigational device exemption study of the ProDisc-L total disc replacement versus circumferential fusion for the treatment of 1-level degenerative disc diseaseJack Zigler
Texas Back Institute Texas Health Research Institute, Plano, TX 75093, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1155-62; discussion 1163. 2007..A prospective, randomized, multicenter, Food and Drug Administration-regulated Investigational Device Exemption clinical trial...
- Early identification and management of psychological risk factors ("yellow flags") in patients with low back pain: a reappraisalMichael K Nicholas
Pain Management Research Institute, University of Sydney at Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, Australia
Phys Ther 91:737-53. 2011..that arise from this development: (1) Can yellow flags influence outcomes in people with acute or subacute low back pain? and (2) Can yellow flags be targeted in interventions to produce better outcomes? Consistent evidence has ..
- The acceptability of acupuncture for low back pain: a qualitative study of patient's experiences nested within a randomised controlled trialAnn Hopton
Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 8:e56806. 2013..This study used patient interviews following acupuncture treatment for back pain to identify, understand and describe the elements that contribute or detract from acceptability of treatment...
- Exercise for the primary, secondary and tertiary prevention of low back pain in the workplace: a systematic reviewJulie Ann Bell
Centre for Research into Disability and Society, School of Occupational Therapy and Social Work, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA, 6845, Australia
J Occup Rehabil 19:8-24. 2009b>Low back pain (LBP) is one of the most costly conditions to manage in occupational health. Individuals with chronic or recurring LBP experience difficulties returning to work due to disability...
- Comparing the Pilates method with no exercise or lumbar stabilization for pain and functionality in patients with chronic low back pain: systematic review and meta-analysisLigia M Pereira
MSc Programme in Physical Education, Universidade Estadual de Londrina UEM, Londrina, Brazil
Clin Rehabil 26:10-20. 2012To perform a systematic review with meta-analyses that evaluates the effectiveness of the Pilates method on the pain and functionality outcome in adults with non-specific chronic low back pain.
- Effects of Pilates-based exercises on pain and disability in individuals with persistent nonspecific low back pain: a systematic review with meta-analysisEdwin Choon Wyn Lim
Department of Physiotherapy, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 41:70-80. 2011..A systematic review with meta-analysis...
- Low back pain symptoms show a similar pattern of improvement following a wide range of primary care treatments: a systematic review of randomized clinical trialsMajid Artus
Arthritis Research UK National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:2346-56. 2010To assess overall responses to treatments among non-specific low back pain (NSLBP) patients in clinical trials to examine the pattern following a wide range of treatments.
- US national prevalence and correlates of low back and neck pain among adultsTara W Strine
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
Arthritis Rheum 57:656-65. 2007To estimate the US prevalence and psychological and health behavior correlates of low back pain and/or neck pain...
- Psychosocial risk factors for chronic low back pain in primary care--a systematic reviewAline Ramond
Département de médecine générale, Universite d Angers, Angers, France
Fam Pract 28:12-21. 2011b>Low back pain (LBP) is a major public health problem, often encountered in primary care. Guidelines recommend early identification of psychosocial factors that could prevent recovery from acute LBP.
- Treatment-based subgroups of low back pain: a guide to appraisal of research studies and a summary of current evidenceSteven J Kamper
The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Rd, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 24:181-91. 2010There has been a recent increase in research evaluating treatment-based subgroups of non-specific low back pain. The aim of these sub-classification schemes is to identify subgroups of patients who will respond preferentially to one ..
- Causal assessment of occupational lifting and low back pain: results of a systematic reviewEugene K Wai
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Spine J 10:554-66. 2010b>Low back pain (LBP) is a disorder that commonly affects the working population, resulting in disability, health-care utilization, and a heavy socioeconomic burden...
- Barriers and progress in the treatment of low back painNadine E Foster
Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
BMC Med 9:108. 2011b>Low back pain is a common and costly condition and for most people is likely to be a recurrent problem throughout their lifetime...
- Individuals with chronic low back pain have greater difficulty in engaging in positive lifestyle behaviours than those without back pain: an assessment of health literacyAndrew M Briggs
School of Physiotherapy and Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University, Australia
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:161. 2011Despite the large volume of research dedicated to understanding chronic low back pain (CLBP), patient outcomes remain modest while healthcare costs continue to rise, creating a major public health burden...
- Pharmacotherapy of low back pain: targeting nociceptive and neuropathic pain componentsBart Morlion
University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Curr Med Res Opin 27:11-33. 2011To review pharmacological management of chronic low back pain (LBP), with respect to management of nociceptive and neuropathic components.
- Back pain prevalence and visit rates: estimates from U.S. national surveys, 2002Richard A Deyo
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2724-7. 2006..Review and analysis of data from two U.S. national surveys in 2002...
- 15. Discogenic low back painJan Willem Kallewaard
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, Alysis Rijnstate Hospital, Arnhem, The Netherlands
Pain Pract 10:560-79. 2010..Various interventional treatment strategies for chronic discogenic low back pain unresponsive to conservative care include reduction of inflammation, ablation of intradiscal nociceptors, ..
- The impact of placebo, psychopathology, and expectations on the response to acupuncture needling in patients with chronic low back painAjay Darsh Wasan
Department of Anesthesiology, Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Pain 11:555-63. 2010..a variable not explored in the acupuncture RCTs that could explain whether subgroups of patients with chronic low back pain have differential responses to acupuncture or placebo treatments...
- 2001 Volvo Award Winner in Clinical Studies: Lumbar fusion versus nonsurgical treatment for chronic low back pain: a multicenter randomized controlled trial from the Swedish Lumbar Spine Study GroupP Fritzell
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Falun Hospital, 79182 Falun, Sweden
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:2521-32; discussion 2532-4. 2001..A randomized controlled multicenter study with a 2-year follow-up by an independent observer...
- The impact of body mass index on the prevalence of low back pain: the HUNT studyIngrid Heuch
Department of Neurology, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:764-8. 2010..A cross-sectional population-based study...
- Low back pain in relation to lumbar disc degenerationK Luoma
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 25:487-92. 2000..Cross-sectional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study...
- Measuring the global burden of low back painDamian Hoy
University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Centre for Burden of Disease and Cost Effectiveness, Herston Rd, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 24:155-65. 2010b>Low back pain is a major cause of morbidity in high-, middle- and low-income countries, yet to date it has been relatively under-prioritised and under-funded...
- The clinical importance of changes in outcome scores after treatment for chronic low back painO Hägg
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sahlgren University Hospital, 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
Eur Spine J 12:12-20. 2003When measuring treatment effect in chronic low back pain with multi-item outcome instruments, it is necessary, both for clinical decision-making and research purposes, to understand the clinical importance of the outcome scores...
- A modified Delphi approach to standardize low back pain recurrence terminologyTasha R Stanton
The George Institute for Global Health, The University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Missenden Road, Sydney, NSW, 2050, Australia
Eur Spine J 20:744-52. 2011Lack of standardization of terminology in low back pain (LBP) research has significantly impeded progress in this area...
- Recruitment difficulties in a primary care cluster randomised trial: investigating factors contributing to general practitioners' recruitment of patientsMatthew J Page
School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
BMC Med Res Methodol 11:35. 2011....
- Interpreting change scores for pain and functional status in low back pain: towards international consensus regarding minimal important changeRaymond W J G Ostelo
EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:90-4. 2008Literature review, expert panel, and a workshop during the "VIII International Forum on Primary Care Research on Low Back Pain" (Amsterdam, June 2006).
- Lumbar disc disorders and low-back pain: socioeconomic factors and consequencesJeffrey N Katz
Section of Clinical Sciences, Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:21-4. 2006..These methodologic challenges notwithstanding, the toll of lumbar disc disorders is enormous, underscoring the critical importance of identifying strategies to prevent these disorders and their consequences...
- Group cognitive behavioural treatment for low-back pain in primary care: a randomised controlled trial and cost-effectiveness analysisSarah E Lamb
Warwick Clinical Trials Unit, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
Lancet 375:916-23. 2010..Low-back pain is a common and costly problem. We estimated the effectiveness of a group cognitive behavioural intervention in addition to best practice advice in people with low-back pain in primary care...
- The cost diary: a method to measure direct and indirect costs in cost-effectiveness researchM E Goossens
Institute for Rehabilitation Research, Hoensbroek, The Netherlands
J Clin Epidemiol 53:688-95. 2000..clinical trials evaluating the cost-effectiveness of behavioral rehabilitation in 205 fibromyalgia and chronic low back pain patients...
- The course of low back pain from adolescence to adulthood: eight-year follow-up of 9600 twinsLise Hestbaek
Back Research Center, Backcenter Fynen, Clinical Locomotion Science, University of Southern Denmark, Ringe, Denmark
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:468-72. 2006..Prospective study with 8-year follow-up...
- The impact of chronic low back pain on older adults: a comparative study of patients and controlsThomas E Rudy
Department of Anesthesiology, Pain Evaluation and Treatment Institute and University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
Pain 131:293-301. 2007Chronic low back pain (CLBP) is one of the most common, poorly understood, and potentially disabling chronic pain conditions from which older adults suffer...
- A population-based study of juvenile disc degeneration and its association with overweight and obesity, low back pain, and diminished functional statusDino Samartzis
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:662-70. 2011..Consequently, the purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence, determinants, and clinical relevance associated with juvenile disc degeneration of the lumbar spine in individuals without spinal deformities...
- Evaluation of lumbar facet joint nerve blocks in managing chronic low back pain: a randomized, double-blind, controlled trial with a 2-year follow-upLaxmaiah Manchikanti
Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
Int J Med Sci 7:124-35. 2010..A randomized, double-blind, controlled trial...
- Model for the work-relatedness of low-back painFreek Lötters
Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Scand J Work Environ Health 29:431-40. 2003....
- Health literacy and beliefs among a community cohort with and without chronic low back painAndrew M Briggs
School of Physiotherapy and Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Australia
Pain 150:275-83. 2010..with poorer health outcomes in many chronic conditions although this has not been studied in chronic low back pain (CLBP). We examined the health literacy of individuals with CLBP using a mixed methods approach...
- Psychosocial factors predictive of occupational low back disability: towards development of a return-to-work modelI Z Schultz
Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, and Special Education, University of British Columbia, Room 297, 2125 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
Pain 107:77-85. 2004..All psychosocial models were better at predicting who will return than who will not return to work...
- Overtreating chronic back pain: time to back off?Richard A Deyo
Department of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 22:62-8. 2009....
- Patterns of care for low back pain in a working populationW IJzelenberg
Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:1362-8. 2004..A prospective longitudinal study with 1-year follow-up...
- Prognosis for patients with chronic low back pain: inception cohort studyLuciola da C Menezes Costa
George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney
BMJ 339:b3829. 2009To describe the course of chronic low back pain in an inception cohort and to identify prognostic markers at the onset of chronicity.
- Evaluation of the effectiveness and efficacy of Iyengar yoga therapy on chronic low back painKimberly Williams
Department of Community Medicine, West Virginia University, Morgantown, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:2066-76. 2009The effectiveness and efficacy of Iyengar yoga for chronic low back pain (CLBP) were assessed with intention-to-treat and per-protocol analysis...
- Mindfulness meditation for the treatment of chronic low back pain in older adults: a randomized controlled pilot studyNatalia E Morone
Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Pain 134:310-9. 2008..adherence to an eight-session mindfulness meditation program for community-dwelling older adults with chronic low back pain (CLBP) and to develop initial estimates of treatment effects...
- Evidence of augmented central pain processing in idiopathic chronic low back painThorsten Giesecke
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA
Arthritis Rheum 50:613-23. 2004For many individuals with chronic low back pain (CLBP), there is no identifiable cause...
- What is the prognosis of back pain?J A Hayden
Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 24:167-79. 2010Understanding prognosis is important in managing low back pain. In this article, we discuss the available evidence on low back pain prognosis and describe how prognostic evidence can be used to inform clinical decision making...
- Systematic reviews of low back pain prognosis had variable methods and results: guidance for future prognosis reviewsJ A Hayden
Centre of Research Expertise in Improved Disability Outcomes CREIDO, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Clin Epidemiol 62:781-796.e1. 2009Systematic reviews of prognostic factors for low back pain vary substantially in design and conduct...
- Randomised controlled trial of integrated care to reduce disability from chronic low back pain in working and private lifeLudeke C Lambeek
Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
BMJ 340:c1035. 2010To evaluate the effectiveness of an integrated care programme, combining a patient directed and a workplace directed intervention, for patients with chronic low back pain.
- A consensus approach toward the standardization of back pain definitions for use in prevalence studiesClermont E Dionne
Population Health Research Unit, URESP Research Centre of the Laval University Affiliated Hospital, Quebec, QC, Canada
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:95-103. 2008..A modified Delphi study conducted with 28 experts in back pain research from 12 countries...
- Epidemiology of chronic musculoskeletal painJohn McBeth
ARC Epidemiology Unit, The Medical School, The University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK
Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 21:403-25. 2007..and adult populations is examined, with a focus on three commonly reported pain disorders: shoulder pain, low back pain and fibromyalgia/chronic widespread pain...
- Comorbid subjective health complaints in low back painEli Molde Hagen
Spine Clinic, Sykehuset Innlandet HF, Ottestad, Norway
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1491-5. 2006..Cross-sectional study...
- A comparison of a modified Oswestry Low Back Pain Disability Questionnaire and the Quebec Back Pain Disability ScaleJ M Fritz
Department of Physical Therapy, School of Allied Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 6035 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
Phys Ther 81:776-88. 2001..global rating of change as a reflection of meaningful change in patient status and to compare the measurement properties of a modified Oswestry Low Back Pain Disability Questionnaire (OSW) and the Quebec Back Pain Disability Scale (QUE).
- Risk factors for the development of low back pain in adolescenceD E Feldman
Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, SMBD Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Am J Epidemiol 154:30-6. 2001A previous history and earlier onset of low back pain are associated with chronic low back pain in adults, implying that prevention in adolescence may have a positive impact in adulthood...
- Effectiveness of therapeutic lumbar transforaminal epidural steroid injections in managing lumbar spinal painLaxmaiah Manchikanti
Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
Pain Physician 15:E199-245. 2012..However, there are only a few well-designed, randomized, controlled studies on the effectiveness of steroid injections. Consequently, multiple systematic reviews with diverse opinions have been published...
- Neck/shoulder pain and low back pain among school teachers in China, prevalence and risk factorsPengying Yue
Injury Prevention Research Center, Medical College of Shantou University, 22 Xinling Road, Shantou, 515041, China
BMC Public Health 12:789. 2012..an occupational group among which there appears to be a high prevalence of neck and/or shoulder pain (NSP) and low back pain (LBP). Epidemiological data on NSP and LBP in Chinese teachers are limited...
- Prevalence of low back pain in children and adolescents: a meta-analysisInmaculada Calvo-Muñoz
Department Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine, Espinardo Campus, University of Murcia, Murcia, 30100, Spain
BMC Pediatr 13:14. 2013b>Low back pain (LBP) is common in children and adolescents, and it is becoming a public health concern...
- The association between health care professional attitudes and beliefs and the attitudes and beliefs, clinical management, and outcomes of patients with low back pain: a systematic reviewB Darlow
Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, University of Otago, Wellington, PO Box 7343, Wellington South, 6242, New Zealand
Eur J Pain 16:3-17. 2012..health care professional (HCP) attitudes and beliefs may negatively influence the beliefs of patients with low back pain (LBP), but this has not been systematically reviewed...
- The association between chronic low back pain and sleep: a systematic reviewGráinne A Kelly
UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Population Science, Health Sciences Centre, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin, Ireland
Clin J Pain 27:169-81. 2011chronic low back pain (CLBP) adversely affects many quality of life components, and is reported to impair sleep. The aim of this review was to determine the association between CLBP and sleep.
- Impact of psychological factors in the experience of painSteven J Linton
Center for Health and Medical Psychology CHAMP, School of Law, Psychology and Social Work, Orebro University, Örebro 701 82, Sweden
Phys Ther 91:700-11. 2011..Because psychological processes have an influence on both the experience of pain and the treatment outcome, the integration of psychological principles into physical therapy treatment would seem to have potential to enhance outcomes...
- Sex differences in presentation, course, and management of low back pain in primary careJean Francois Chenot
Department of General Practice parallelDepartment of Anesthesiology, Pain Clinic, University Goettingen, Germany
Clin J Pain 24:578-84. 2008Epidemiologic surveys frequently show that women more often and are more affected by low back pain (LBP)...
- Chapter 2. European guidelines for prevention in low back pain : November 2004A K Burton
Eur Spine J 15:S136-68. 2006
- Treating non-specific chronic low back pain through the Pilates MethodRoy La Touche
Physiotherapy and Human Movement Research Unit, Pilates Core Kinesis, Madrid, Spain
J Bodyw Mov Ther 12:364-70. 2008..review and analyze scientific articles where the Pilates Method was used as treatment for non-specific chronic low back pain (CLBP). Articles were searched using the Medline, EMBASE, PEDro, CINAHL, and SPORTDICUS databases...
- Yoga for chronic low back pain: a randomized trialHelen E Tilbrook
University of York, Heslington, United Kingdom
Ann Intern Med 155:569-78. 2011Previous studies indicate that yoga may be an effective treatment for chronic or recurrent low back pain.
- How do we define the condition 'recurrent low back pain'? A systematic reviewTasha R Stanton
The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, Missenden Road, PO Box M201, Sydney NSW, 2050, Australia
Eur Spine J 19:533-9. 2010Recurrent low back pain (recurrent LBP) is a common condition, however, it is unclear if uniform definitions are used in studies investigating the prevalence and management of this condition...
- Imaging strategies for low-back pain: systematic review and meta-analysisRoger Chou
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
Lancet 373:463-72. 2009..We investigated the effects of routine, immediate lumbar imaging versus usual clinical care without immediate imaging on clinical outcomes in patients with low-back pain and no indication of serious underlying conditions...
- How often is low back pain not coming from the back?Jonathan N Sembrano
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:E27-32. 2009..Consecutive case series cohort...
- Yoga for chronic low back pain in a predominantly minority population: a pilot randomized controlled trialRobert B Saper
Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center, Massachusetts, USA
Altern Ther Health Med 15:18-27. 2009Several studies suggest yoga may be effective for chronic low back pain; however, trials targeting minorities have not been conducted...
- Innovative Tools for In Vivo Computational Prediction of Lumbar StressesRICHARD DAVID KOMISTEK; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Connective tissue and nervous system mechanisms of CAM therapies for low back paiHelene M Langevin; Fiscal Year: 2013..g. yoga) CAM therapies that have been found to be efficacious in clinical trials of chronic and recurrent low back pain (LBP)...
- Development of a Yoga Intervention for Antenatal DepressionCynthia L Battle; Fiscal Year: 2012..If shown to be effective, yoga could provide depressed women with an option for treatment that may be more acceptable than existing treatments. ..
- Self-assembling Biomimetic Hydrogels with Bioadhesive Properties for IntervertebrANDREA JENNIFER VERNENGO; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Stem cells from the intervertebral disc: do they vary in degeneration?Zulma Gazit; Fiscal Year: 2010..It is our hypothesis that stem cells residing in the degenerated nucleus pulposus demonstrate a change in their number and/or differentiation profile compared to SCs in healthy discs. ..
- Regeneration of Nucleus Pulposus by Tissue EngineeringIrving M Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2013..The goal of the proposal is to understand the mechanism that controls the fate and function of these progenitor cells in both the normal and diseased intervertebral disc. ..
- Development and Validation of Measures of Pain Behaviors in Chronic PainKARON FRANCES COOK; Fiscal Year: 2010..Chronic pain complaints include headache, low back pain, cancer pain, arthritis pain, neurogenic pain (pain resulting from damage to the peripheral nerves or to the ..
- Biological and clinical outcomes of chiropractic spinal manipulative therapy in tPAUL BURTON BISHOP; Fiscal Year: 2013..This information will also help to inform the design f other future studies on the putative biological mechanisms of HVLA-SMT, particularly in the treatment of patients with acute sciatica from lumbar disc herniation. ..
- A Cognitive Behavioral Chronic Pain WorkbookKelly M Carpenter; Fiscal Year: 2010Between 10 and 28 percent of Americans suffer from chronic low back pain (CLBP)...
- An injectable biocompatible hydrogel nucleus pulposus replacementGavin Braithwaite; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Comparative Efficacy of Treatments for Lumbar SpineDaniel Resnick; Fiscal Year: 2009DESCRIPTION (PROVIDED BY APPLICANT): Low back pain and associated disorders are a major social, political, economic, and medical problem in the United States...
- Spinal Control during Functional Activities to Improve Low Back Pain OutcomesLINDA R VANDILLEN; Fiscal Year: 2013..provided by applicant): Our overall objective is to improve the costly long-term course of mechanical low back pain (LBP)...
- Recurrent Low Back Pain: Linking Mechanisms to OutcomesSheri P Silfies; Fiscal Year: 2010..investigation of the mechanism underlying poor trunk motor control in individuals with recurrent or chronic low back pain (LBP)...
- Virtual Relaxation Environment for Chronic Back PainLibby Tannenbaum; Fiscal Year: 2004..The long term objective is to test a comprehensive, computerbased, cognitive-behavioral treatment package for CLBP. Potential exists to extend such a package to address a broad range of psychological and health issues. ..
- CHRONIC LOW BACK PAIN AS A MODEL OF FIBROMYALGIADaniel Clauw; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Injectable Delivery of Bone Growth Factor, HomoSer3-AIIIRichard Berg; Fiscal Year: 2005..If this project and future phase II SBIR development studies leads to a cost-effective formulation for bone healing, FzioMed will manufacture, market and distribute this product to orthopedic surgeons. ..
- CHRONIC PROSTATITIS COLLABORATIVE CLINICAL RESEARCH STUDMark Litwin; Fiscal Year: 1999....
- Physiological Indicators of Perceived Suffering in a Loved One' Spousal ReactionsJOAN E MONIN; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- A Pilot Trial of IV Pamidronate for Low Back PainMarco Pappagallo; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Development of CB2 Agonists for Treatment of PainANURADHA MAHADEVAN; Fiscal Year: 2010..The long-term goal of this proposal is to develop a medication for the treatment of chronic pain conditions without undesirable CNS side effects. ..
- AN AMBULATORY LORDOSIMETER FOR POSTURE CONTROLPatrick Hamilton; Fiscal Year: 2007..Using our device, patients will learn to maintain improved lumbar curvature while sitting, and we will investigate whether this improved posture reduces the severity and/or duration of lower back pain. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Functional Impact of PENS for 65+ Chronic Low Back PainDebra Weiner; Fiscal Year: 2006Chronic low back pain (CLBP) plagues greater than 6 million community dwelling older adults, and causes physical and psychosocial dysfunction as well as increased utilization of health care resources...
- Osteopuncture for OA-Associated Knee Pain & DisabilityDebra Weiner; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition, mechanisms of action will be explored, and the impact of osteopuncture on health care costs determined. ..
- Behavioral Interventions for Low Back PainSTEVEN GEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2007..The dominant role that psychosocial factors play in the development of chronic disability from low back pain has been well established in the literature...
- AN EVALUATION AND TREATMENT STUDY OF TMDRobert Gatchel; Fiscal Year: 2004..The better understanding of such a mechanism can potentially yield even more effective assessment and treatment approaches for chronic pain syndromes such as TMD. ..
- BIOMECHANICAL/PSYCHOSOCIAL RISKS FOR LOW BACK DISORDERSWilliam Marras; Fiscal Year: 2003..We will also be able to discern when and under what conditions an intervention to improve the psycho social work environment will be likely to reduce LBP and its associated morbidity. ..
- Neuro-Fuzzy Prediction of Spine Loads in Response to Ri*William Marras; Fiscal Year: 2005..First, it can be used to assess the risk of spine structure damage believed to contribute to low back pain as a function of work dimensions commonly associated with the workplace...
- MUSCLE OVEREXERTION DURING REPETITIVE LIFTINGWilliam Marras; Fiscal Year: 2003..These results will provide quantitative guidance for the mediation of work-related LBDs for the millions of workers performing materials handling tasks in manufacturing and distribution center environments. ..
- EARLY DETECTION AND PREVENTION OF CHRONIC PAIN DISABILITRobert Gatchel; Fiscal Year: 2003..research projects that evaluate an early prediction-intervention approach to 2 costly chronic pain syndromes-low back pain (LBP) and temporomandibular disorder (TMD)...
- Comorbidity of Mental Disorders and PainRobert Gatchel; Fiscal Year: 2008..This Award will enable me to maintain the momentum and clinical research advances of two previous consecutive K02 awards from NIMH. ..
- PREVENTING CO-MORBID MENTAL & PHYSICAL HEALTH DISABILITYRobert Gatchel; Fiscal Year: 2007..model of early intervention in order to maximize the prevention of chronicity in high-risk acute low back pain patients...
- LOW BACK PAIN: A MOTOR CONTROL IMPAIRMENT?Sharon Henry; Fiscal Year: 2002..work covers the rehabilitation of persons with neurological and musculoskeletal impairments particularly low back pain (LBP)...
- Predicting Recurrence of Low Back Pain - Study #2James Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2007..how physical and psychological factors interact in the recovery process following an initial episode of low back pain and to determine how these factors contribute to risk for recurrence...
- Mechanisms of specific trunk Exercises in low back painSharon M Henry; Fiscal Year: 2010..3 Low back pain (LBP) is a musculoskeletal condition that affects up to 80% of all people at some point in their lifetime, ..
- Relaxation-related CAM Therapies for Chronic Back PainDaniel Cherkin; Fiscal Year: 2002..massage, tai chi, and meditation) that are appropriate for both older and younger adults with chronic low back pain. During Phase I, we will develop, test and refine specific components of a randomized clinical trial ..
- PAIN REGULATORY SYSTEM DYSFUNCTION IN CHRONIC PAINStephen Bruehl; Fiscal Year: 2002..Greater pain duration is expected to be associated with smaller changes in the BP/pain relationship in response to opioid blockade. ..
- Repressive Style, suppression and chronic PainJohn Burns; Fiscal Year: 2004..Moreover, findings should provide theoretical principles on which to found new intervention strategies (e.g., "regulating" suppression by engaging in cognitive exercises). ..
- EVALUATING THE EFFICACY OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR BACK PAINDaniel Cherkin; Fiscal Year: 2001..information to design and pilot test a randomized clinical trial of the efficacy of acupuncture for persistent low back pain. We will first develop the methods necessary for a valid and meaningful evaluation of acupuncture...
- ANGER, SYMPTOM SPECIFIC REACTIVITY AND CHRONIC PAINJohn Burns; Fiscal Year: 2002..A "symptom-specificity model" is advanced in which chronic low back pain (CLBP) patients can be distinguished from patients with chronic nonback pain and from normals on the basis of ..
- Efficacy of Acupuncture for Chronic Low Back PainDaniel Cherkin; Fiscal Year: 2007..trial is proposed to clarify the extent to which acupuncture needling can diminish the effect of chronic low back pain on patient functioning and symptoms...
- Anger Expression, Opioid Dysfunction, and Chronic PainStephen Bruehl; Fiscal Year: 2009..One hundred forty subjects with chronic low back pain and 80 pain-free healthy subjects will participate in two laboratory sessions, once under opioid blockade with ..
- Z Joint Changes in Low Back Pain Following AdjustingGregory Cramer; Fiscal Year: 2009..Z) joints following side-posture positioning and side-posture spinal adjusting in subjects with acute low back pain (LBP)...
- Effect of Massage on Chronic Low Back PainDaniel Cherkin; Fiscal Year: 2008..The primary aim of this study is to determine if relaxation massage is an effective treatment for chronic low back pain. If found effective, relaxation massage would represent a widely available and safe alternative to commonly ..
- Pain Regulatory Dysfunction in Chronic PainStephen Bruehl; Fiscal Year: 2007..Sixty chronic low back pain patients and 60 pain-free controls will participate in two laboratory sessions, once under alpha-2 adrenergic ..
- Anger Expression, Endogenous Opioids and Acute PainJohn Burns; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Academic Career Developmet Award in CAMRALPH GAY; Fiscal Year: 2006..research competencies to complete a feasibility study of Flexion- Distraction manipulation treatment of low back pain, 3) Acquisition of grant writing and submission of grant applications for future studies in manual medicine, 4)..
- MECHANICALLY-BASED IMPAIRMENT MEASURES OF LOW BACK PAINLinda Van Dillen; Fiscal Year: 2004..Studies have been designed to test the general hypothesis that mechanical low back pain (MLBP) results, in part, from a tendency of the lumbar spine to favor movement in a specific direction when ..
- Soft Tissue Biomechanical Behavior During Acupuncture in Low Back PainHelene M Langevin; Fiscal Year: 2010The goal of this proposal is to test the overall hypothesis that subjects with chronic or recurrent low back pain (LBP) have an abnormal soft tissue response to acupuncture needling, and that this altered response is associated with ..
- BIOMECHANICAL EFFECT OF ACUPUNCTURE NEEDLINGHELENE LANGEVIN; Fiscal Year: 2001..This will contribute to the fundamental understanding of acupuncture therapy and may lead to improvements in treatments. ..
- Mechanisms of Neural Mobilization for Chronic PainSTEVEN GEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2007..These data may also provide support for a future clinical trial investigating the efficacy of median nerve NMT for patients with CTS. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Back pain Outcomes using Longitudinal Data (BOLD)Jeffrey G Jarvik; Fiscal Year: 2010DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Low back pain is one of the most important causes of functional limitation and disability, an Institute of Medicine priority condition, and it remains a particularly important problem for the elderly,..
- CLINICAL INVESTIGATOR TRAINING ENHANCEMENT: CITE PROGRAMKurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Neurohormonal Effects of Massage TherapyTiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2007..The K05 would allow me to increase my research time including being mentored and mentoring students from 25 to 75% time. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Enhancing the Placebo Effect in Irritable Bowel SyndromeTed Kaptchuk; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Structure-Function of the Glenohumeral JointRichard Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2006..The project will be a multi-institutional collaboration, although the majority of the work will be performed at the Orthopaedic Research Laboratories of the University of Michigan. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- An Integrative Healing Model in IBSTed Kaptchuk; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- CANCER PREVENTION PROGRAM IN RURAL CHURCHESRichard Winett; Fiscal Year: 2003..Measures of SCT determinants will address the theoretical underpinnings of the intervention, and process measures will assess fidelity, dose, and contamination issues. ..
- Progressive scoliosis deformity in intervertebral discIan Stokes; Fiscal Year: 2009..These approaches may include improvements in brace design, new possibilities for muscle rehabilitation, and surgical procedures aimed at early, minimally invasive modification of spinal growth. ..
- MECHANISM OF PAIN IN PATIENTS WITH FIBROMYALGIA SYNDROMERoland Staud; Fiscal Year: 2008..In addition, our findings may contribute to the understanding of pain mechanisms related to other chronic pain disorders. ..
- Technology Enhanced Depression Intervention (TEDI)KELLY CARPENTER; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- MECHANICAL MODULATION OF GROWTH IN PHYSESIan Stokes; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Epidemiology of Depression and Heart Failure in AgingMary Whooley; Fiscal Year: 2009..By identifying the mechanisms that explain the relation between depression and CHF, this study will enable us to target specific areas for improving the treatment of these patients. ..
- Paraspinal Denervation in Low Back PainAndrew J Haig; Fiscal Year: 2010..The results will help doctors avoid unnecessary surgery and help scientists to understand more about how spinal stenosis disables so many older people. ..
- PARASPINAL MUSCLE DENERVATION AND SYMPTOMS IN LUMBAR SSAndrew Haig; Fiscal Year: 2005..Five groups of 30 subjects older than 55 years old, including: asymptomatic persons (healthy persons without low back pain) from the community, persons with lock back pain (LBP) but no stenosis on MRI, persons with stenosis symptoms ..
- Stepped Care for Depression and Musculoskeletal PainKurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2007..Longitudinal assessment of the nondepressed cohort will establish the frequency and risk factors for incident depression. ..
- Acupuncture and Low Back Pain during PregnancyShu Ming Wang; Fiscal Year: 2007b>Low back pain (LBP) is a significant clinical problem that is reported to occur in 60% to 90% of individuals. Interestingly, most women experience their first episode of low back pain during pregnancy...