NEW ORLEANS--Physicians who'd like to opt out of the rampant over-or-dering of imaging studies for patients with acute low back pain will find a solid ally in the joint American College of Physicians/American Pain Society guideline on low back pain.
What does LBP stand for?
LBP stands for Low Back Pain
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Byline: Miriam Stoppard More working days are lost to low back pain than to any other medical condition and it affects about 60% of adults in their lifetime.
Two hundred fifty patients with chronic low back pain associated with degenerative lumbar osteoarthritis were randomly assigned to receive, in double-blind fashion, 1500 mg per day of glucosamine sulfate or placebo for six months.
A re-analysis of all of our studies investigating aqueous extracts of Harpagophytum procumbens and a proprietary ethanolic Salix extract for chronic non-specific low back pain revealed that the "physical impairment" component of the Arhus low back pain index changed very little during treatment despite appreciable changes in the other two components, "pain" and "disability", over time.
PHILADELPHIA -- Patients with low back pain had a significantly greater prevalence of bowel motility disorders, compared with patients with chronic shoulder pain in a study with 98 patients.
SUMMARY This study investigated the risk factors for low back pain among workers in hospitals in Ibadan under the Oyo State Hospital Management Board.
you have low back pain so digging in the garden is out), but the way pain and the medication used to treat it saps your energy and strength.
Although it is never fatal, low back pain is the number one cause of disability in people under the age of 45.