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Is Therapeutic Taping Effective for Treating Chronic Back or Neck Pain and Disability?

Does Having a Fear of Movement Change the Benefits of Physical Therapy for Those With Sciatic Back Pain?

Ten-Year Study for Back Pain: Is Strengthening or Flexibility More Helpful?

A Closer Look At Bladder Dysfunction In Persons With Lower Spinal Cord Peripheral Nerve Injuries

Researching the use of spinal cord stimulation after failed back surgery

A Review of Posterior Lumbar Fusion Techniques

Nonsurgical Options for Disc Pain: Effectiveness of Available Treatment Options

A Closer Look at Lumbar Spinal Surgical Errors and the Consequences

The Relationship Between Low Back Pain, Obesity and Physical Activity

Body Mass Index does not appear to have a relationship to pain or disability after rehabilitation for people with mild to moderate low back pain.

Do Hands-On, Spinal Manipulation Treatments Help Resolve Low Back Pain? A Comparative Look At 36 Years of Research.

Back Pain: A Western Epidemic

Update of 2006 Clinical Practice Guidelines for Spinal Stenosis

How Reliable Are Tests Used to Diagnose Disc Herniation?

Considerations When Choosing Spine Surgical Technique

SPORT Analysis of Treatment for Degenerative Spondylolisthesis and Stenosis

Does Acupuncture Help Low Back Pain?

Treatment of Lumbar Instability Without Surgery For Athletes

Rethinking Epidural Steroid Injection for Lumbar Stenosis

Treatment for Lumbar Disc Degeneration: Which Way to Go?

Leg Pain in Older Adults: Where Is It Coming From?

Comparing Two Tests in Patients with Low Back Pain

Consequences of Delayed Physical Therapy for Low Back Pain

Keeping That Hospital Time Under 24-Hours for Lumbar Spinal Fusion

Chances of Returning to Play Ball After Disc Removal

The Economics and Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Physician Referral Patterns to Physical Therapy

Pilates Exercise for Low Back Pain

Physical Therapists Publish Clinical Practice Guidelines for Low Back Pain

Low Back Pain: A New Challenge Uncovered

Faster Recovery From Acute Low Back Pain

Treatment for Acute Low Back Pain: What Factors Affect Physicians' Decisions?

Superiority of Steroid Injections for Chronic Low Back Pain

Expanding the Use of MRIs

Study of Tanezumab for Chronic Low Back Pain

Do Shock Wave and Ultrasound Therapies Help with Back Pain?

Is an MRI Really Needed When You Have Back Pain?

Differences in Coping Behaviors Among Adults with Chronic Low Back Pain

Cause of Pelvic Crest Pain After Fusion

Three-Step Approach to Low Back Injuries in Athletes

Understanding Back Pain in Athletes By Age

Treatment for U-Shaped Fractures of the Sacrum

Managing Pain After Lumbar Spinal Fusion

Weight Loss -- Does It Really Ease the Severity of Low Back Pain?

Review of Tests for Lumbar Spine Instability

True Disc Problems Respond Best to Surgery

The Value of Following Clinical Practice Guidelines for Acute Low Back Pain

Obesity Should Not Keep Patients From Having Spinal Fusion Surgery

Understanding Scmorl's Nodes in Relation to Disc Degeneration

Does Back Injury Lead to Disc Problems Later?

New Way to Predict Low Back Pain Becoming Chronic

How Do Spinal Cord Stimulators Really Work?

What If You Don't Go See a Doctor for the Low Back Pain?

Risk Factors for Disability with Low Back Pain

Understanding the Sacroiliac Joint

Is Heavy Lifting a Risk Factor for Low Back Pain?

The Gray Tsunami: The Aging Spine in America

Review and Update on Isthmic Spondylolisthesis

No Evidence Yet That Pushing/Pulling at Work is Linked with Low Back Pain

The Problem with Trying to Study Drug Treatment for Back Pain

No Need For Muscle Relaxants with Acute Lumbar Disc Prolapse

When Lumbar Disc Herniation Occurs a Second Time

Various Surgeries for Synovial Cysts Have Similar Outcomes

Lumbar Spondylolisthesis More Common in Men Than Thought

When Do the Benefits of Lumbar Fusion Outweigh the Risks?

Back Pain: A Public Health Dilemma

Preventing Disc Degeneration After Spinal Fusion

Little Difference in Treating Chronic Lower Back Pain Intensively With Therapist or Group Multidisciplinary Approach

Association Exists Between Lumbar Disc Degeneration and Low Back Pain

Benefit of Lumbar Fusion for Older Adults

Does Sitting at Work Lead to Low Back Pain?

Imaging Studies Don't Match Up with Back Pain

Results of an Ongoing Lumbar Stenosis Study

Care and Cost of Treating a Herniated Disc

Warning: Biologic Agents Must Be Used With Caution in Spinal Fusion

Does Acupuncture Help Low Back Pain?

Low Back Pain Patients Respond to Thrust Manipulation Techniques

Review of Various Types of Bone Graft Substitute for Lumbar Fusion

Examining Neck and Back Pain: Can We Predict the Response to Treatment?

Researchers Need to Investigate Costs Associated with Low Back Pain

Iliac Crest Bone Harvesting May Leave Lasting Pain

The Effect of Spinal Fusion Versus Disc Replacement on Lumbar Motion

Back Pain in Pregnant Women: More Than a Snapshot

Reviewing the Definition of Cauda Equina Syndrome

Opioids May Not Be Solution for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

Which Surgical Fusion Method is Best for Degenerative Spondylolisthesis?

You Have to Learn to Live with the Pain

Chronic Back Pain Got You Down? Try Yoga!

Factors Affecting Patient Satisfaction with Health Care for Chronic Low Back Pain

Artificial Disc Replacement Holds Up Well After Spine Trauma

Advancing Evidence-Based Spine Surgery

Just How Common Is Lumbar Spinal Stenosis in the U.S.?

Narrowing Down Treatment For Low Back Pain

TLIF Popular Spinal Fusion Technique Has Some Major Problems

Latest Findings of the Stanford Discography Group

Treatment for Low Back Pain: Does Lack of Evidence Mean It Doesn't Work?

Evidence-Based Approach to Back Pain

Piriformis Syndrome: What To Do?

The Benefits of Homeopathic Care for Chronic Low Back Pain

Evidence Against the Use of Shoe Insoles to Prevent Low Back Pain

Back Pain Again? Why Me?

Treatment of the Sacroiliac Joint: A Challenge

What Matters to Patients with Low Back Pain?

Eight Recommendations for the Management of Chronic Low Back Pain

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: Steroid Injections or Physical Therapy?

Taking Off Work Before Back Surgery May Not Be Such a Good Idea

Does Physical Activity Prevent Low Back Pain?

Value of Lumbar Spinal Fusion in Older Adults

New Evidence on the Importance of Motor Control in Preventing Low Back Pain

Chronic Work Loss Due to Narcotic Use

Behavioral Therapy Turns Subacute Back Pain Patients Toward Recovery

How To Interpret Lumbar Spine MRIs

Can Decompression Surgery Reduce Leg Cramps Linked with Spinal Stenosis?

Conservative Versus Aggressive Disc Removal: What Do the Experts Have to Say?

Is It Safe to Operate on Obese Patients Who Need Lumbar Spinal Fusion Surgery?

Foot Drop with Degenerative Spine Conditions: Why and What.

Review of Rare Sacral Tumors

Most Effective Exercise Program for Low Back Pain

Latest News On Disc Problems

Preventing Back Pain in Working Adults

Sit-To-Stand: More Difficult When There's Back Pain

Lower Back Pain Frequently Originates Elsewhere

Injections Not Proven to Help Relieve Subacute and Chronic Low Back Pain

Protruded Disc Disease Has Higher Recurrence of Disc Herniation

Are Sports Activities Linked with Disc Degeneration?

Spondylolysis: A More Complete Picture

Percutaneous Electric Nerve Stimulation Appears Effective Treatment for Some Types of Lower Back Pain

Don't Blame Back Pain on Spinal Joints

Understanding, Diagnosing and Treating Cauda Equina Syndrome

Reducing the Risk of Infection After Tumor Removal in the Sacrum

So-Called Burned-Out Discs May Be Quite Painful

Spinal Surgery Best Option for Spinal Stenosis, Spondylolisthesis, and Instability

Surgery Has Superior Outcome in Treatment for Lumbar Disc Herniation

Risk Factors Identified for Chronic Work Disability

Patient Preference Major Deciding Factor in Lumbar Disc Herniation Treatment

Research Shows Need for New Studies on Sacroiliac Joint Pain

Physical Therapists Move Ahead With Research to Prevent Chronic Low Back Pain

Is Low Back Pain Caused By Spinal (Facet) Joint Arthritis?

Work History Is An Important Factor in Disc Replacement

Watch What You Read About Preventing Back Pain

New Evidence on Acupuncture for Low Back Pain

Treatment for Back Pain: What Works Best?

Effect of Wearing a Corset After Lumbar Spinal Fusion

Using X-rays to Identify Pelvic Instability

Farming Life and Back Pain

CT Scan Instead of Fluoroscopy For Placement of Lumbar Drains of Cerebrospinal Fluid

What is the Optimal Treatment for Lumbar Disc Herniation?

Quality of Life After Lumbar Spine Fusion: What Is It?

Effect of Herniation Level on Results of Treatment

Women Affected More Severely With Lower Back Pain

Comparing Treatment Programs for Low Back Pain

Success of Staffing Patterns in the Treatment of Low Back Pain

Reducing Scar Tissue After Lumbar Disc Surgery

Coccydynia Caused by Calcium Crystal Deposition

Latest Summary of Treatment for Lumbar Disk Herniation

Does Gender Make a Difference With Sciatica?

Changing Patterns in Evaluating and Treating Chronic Low Back Pain

Update on Spinal Stenosis in Seniors

Partial Discectomy Helps Prevent Reherniation

Risk Factors for Next Level Vertebral Degeneration After Spinal Fusion

Back School Improves Quality of Life Among Back Pain Sufferers

New Guidelines for First-Line Care for Chronic Low Back Pain

Use of Prostaglandin E1 for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

No Magic Answers To Long Spinal Fusions for Scoliosis

Choosing Patients for Laminectomy Based on X-rays

Timing of Surgery in Cauda Equina Syndrome

Gas-filled Intradural Cyst

Patient Expectation Affects Back Pain Outcome

Workers Perceptions of Care for Low Back Pain Based on Type of Provider

Results of Osteogenic Putty Used for Single-Level Spinal Fusion

Impact of Total Disc Replacement on Spine Surgery in the Community

New Ceramic Graft Substitute Not Recommended

Pain Control After Lumbar Microdiscectomy

Advantages of Expertise-Based Trials for the Treatment of Low Back Pain

Role of tumor necrosis factor a (TNFa) in Chronic Low Back Pain

Reliability of Nonorganic Sign Testing

Update on the Treatment of Lumbar Spondylolisthesis

Problems with Adjacent Spinal Segmental Degeneration After Lumbar Fusion

Spinal Fusion for Stenosis in Older Adults with Osteoporosis

Preventing Loss of Correction After Balloon Kyphoplasty for Vertebral Compression Fractures

New Findings About Spondylolytic Tissue and Low Back Pain

Update on Latest Evidence in the Treatment of Spinal Stenosis

A guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis.

Benefit of Arm Exercises in Rehab Program for Low Back Pain

Does the Patient's Position Affect the Results of Spinal Fusion?

Series of Epidural Steroid Injections May Not Be Helpful for Treatment of Radicular Low Back Pain

Preventing Low Back Pain in Adults with Scoliosis

First Study to Compare Back Pain Relief Between Surgery and Nonoperative Care for Disc Herniation

A Three-Step Psychologic Exam of the Spine Patient

Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Treat Low Back Pain

Core Stabilization Training for Low Back Pain: Does It Work?

Back Strengthening Exercises for Low Back Pain

Treating Chronic Low Back Pain with Prolotherapy

Microdiscectomy Versus Sequestrectomy: Which Has Better Results?

MRI Results of Microdiscectomy Compared to Sequestrectomy

What's the Best Treatment for a Herniated Disc?

Education Can Play Role in Reducing Impact of Chronic Low Back Pain

Low-Dose Tricyclic Antidepressants May Be Effective in Treating Chronic Lower Back Pain if Other Analgesics Fail

Acupuncture May Provide Benefit in Chronic Lower Back Pain

Modifiable Lifestyle Factors (Smoking, Weight Loss, Exercise) May Contribute to Chronic Lower Back Pain

Watchful Waiting in Chronic Lower Back Pain

Evidence to Support the McKenzie Method for Chronic Low Back Pain

The Use of Natural Health Products to Treat Chronic Low Back Pain

Functional Restoration As A Treatment Approach to Chronic Low Back Pain

Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Treat Low Back Pain

Traction Therapy for Chronic Low Back Pain

Using Opioids to Cope with Chronic Low Back Pain

No Evidence to Support Manpulation Under Anesthesia for Chronic Low Back Pain

Studies Evaluating Costs Due to Lower Back Pain Vary Widely From Country to Country

Myriad of Back Pain Management Options Can Be Overwhelming to Patients

Massage Beneficial for Select Patients with Chronic Lower Back Pain

A Review of Studies Assessing Efficacy and Safety of Spinal Manipulation and Mobilization in Treatment of Lower Back Pain

Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy Promising in Select Patients with Chronic Lower Back Pain

WOMAC Does Not Predict Activity Level After Total Hip Replacement

Getting Back to Work After Acute Low Back Pain

Patients With Lower Back Injury May Be Off Work Longer if Opioids Started Soon After Injury

Pain Management After Spine Surgery

Consider Psychosocial Aspects of Low Back Pain

Results of the FlexiCore Intervertebral Disc

Early Lumbar Disc Reherniation After Partial Discectomy

Mindfulness Meditation Appears to Help Older Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain

Acceptance, Rather than Resignation, of Low Back Pain Can Improve Quality of Life

Improving Back Pain: How Much Is Enough

Identifying Low Back Pain with Neurologic Involvement

Multidisciplinary Treatment for Chronic Low Back Pain: When Should It Begin?

McKenzie Treatment Versus Strength Training for Chronic Low Back Pain

Minimally Invasive One-Sided Microdecompression for Spinal Stenosis

ProDisc Total Replacements Take Less Time in Operating Room Than Do Circumferential Lumbar Fusions

Tears in Discs Change with Aging

Using Fluoroscopy to Guide Epidural Steroid Injections

Can Core Exercises Really Prevent or Cure Back Pain?

Lumbar Disc Arthroplasty XRay vs. CT Imaging

Comparison of Lumbar Supports in Sitting

Improved Surgical Treatment for Degenerative Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Classification and Treatment of Spinal Curve Deformities

Optimal Care for Adults with Scoliosis

Size of Spinal Canal Does Not Predict Symptoms of Spinal Stenosis

Change in Muscle Thickness in Response to Treatment for Low Back Pain

Spinal Manipulation May Affect Muscle Function

Ultrasound As a Feedback Tool in Low Back Pain

Dynamic X-rays of the Lumbar Spine: How Useful Are They?

Effect of Low-Level Heat Therapy on Low Back Pain

Twelve Signs Back Pain is From the Facet Joint

Fear-Avoidance Beliefs Occur Early in LBP Patients

Treatment for Flatback Syndrome

Comparing Results of Two Fusion Methods for Spondylolisthesis

Back Pain: Is It Environmental or Genetic?

Chronic Low Back Pain in Older Adults

Seat Belts Protect Against Thoracolumbar Injury

Is Physical Therapy Treatment Cost-Effective for Sciatica?

Total Hip Replacement Reduces Low Back Pain

Adverse Results of Early Opioid Use for Low Back Pain

Vertebral Fractures and Spinal Fusions on the Rise

Treating Chronic Low Back Pain: Then and Now

Improved Design of Artificial Disc Tested

Pain From Bone Graft: Is It Overestimated?

Surgery For Spondylolisthesis: What's Best?

Factors Affecting Motion After Lumbar Disc Replacement

Results of Back Pain Trials: Significant or Important?

Review of Surgical Results for Lumbar Disc Herniation

Does Physical Fitness Decline with Chronic Back Pain?

Is Deconditioning the Result of Chronic Low Back Pain?

Cages Preferred Over Dowels for Spinal Fusion

Seated or Supine Straight Leg Raise Test: Does It Matter?

Radiofrequency May Help Manage Chronic Facet Joint Pain

Physical Therapists Test Ways to Prescribe Exercise After Discectomy

Comparative Study of Spinal Fusion for Spondylolisthesis.

New Diagnostic Tool for Chronic Low Back Pain

Which Type of Physical Therapy is Best for Chronic Low Back Pain?

Considering Removal of Implants if Back Still Painful After Lumbar Surgery

What Really Causes Disc Degeneration?

Results Compared of Two Treatments for Lumbar Disc Protrusion

Morphine, Nortriptyline Alone or in Combination Not Effective Treatment for Lumbar Radicular Pain

Review of Newer Methods of Lumbar Spinal Fusion

Review of Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fractures

Results of SPORT Study Reported Inaccurately

Results of New Endoscopic Instrument Used for Disc Removal

Results of FDA Clinical Trial Comparing Disc Replacement with Spinal Fusion

Pain Most Prominent Indicator of Ability to Return to Work Following Acute Lower Back Injury

Clinical Results of Two Total Disc Replacements Compared

Results of First Study Using Neurontin for Spinal Stenosis

What's New in the Management of Low Back Pain?

What Do We Know About Epidural Steroid Injections for Back Pain?

Steroid Injections for Sciatica from Disc Protrusion

Determining Status of Discs Around Area to Be Fused Does Not Appear to Affect Surgery Outcome

Better Results with Evidence-Based Care for Low Back Pain

Beware Research Results Sponsored by Drug Companies

Update on the Mechanisms of Chronic Pain

How To Prevent Back Pain-Related Disability and Work Absence

Treatment for Disc Herniation: Does Surgery Make a Difference?

Early Diagnosis of Ankylosing Spondylitis is Important

How Are Different Back Interventions Chosen?

Spinal Surgery Provides Higher Incidence of Relief for Spinal Stenosis

Can Exercise Help Relieve Lower Back Pain?

Use of Patient Education Material Back Book Has Positive Effect on Lower Back Pain Among Elderly

Does Chronic Back Pain Respond Better to Surgery or Conservative Management?

Total Lumbar Disc Replacement Success Associated with Lumbar Motion Segment

Results of Surgery for Disc Disease on Foot Drop

Epidural Steroid Injection for Low Back Pain

New Technology for Spinal Stenosis

Facet Joint Pain and Chronic Low Back Pain After Surgery

No Consensus So Far on Best Way to Prevent Disability Following Back Injury

Can Back Pain Prevention Programs Reduce Economic Losses From Lower Back Pain Injuries?

Case Report of Chiari Formation Affecting the Cauda Equina

Differences in Movement Pattern in Low Back Pain

Longer Operative Time Needed for Minimally Invasive Surgery

Long-Term X-ray Findings After Spinal Fusion

Best Treatment for Long-Term Results with Spondylolisthesis

Is There Any Advantage to Surgery for Spinal Stenosis?

Discectomy Better Than Doing Nothing for Some Patients

The Truth About Back Pain

Scoliosis Poor Prognostic Sign in Syringomyelia

Why Do Stabilization Exercises Work for Some Back Patients?

Exercise and Low Back Pain

Facet Distention Sign in Spinal Stenosis

Bodyblade May Not Be Safe For All Low Back Pain in Patients

Artificial Disc Replacements May Not Last a Lifetime

Getting Back to Work After Low Back Pain

MRIs Don't Always Tell the Truth About Low Back Pain

The Link Between Psychosocial Factors at Work and Back Pain

The Impact of Back Pain on Work Productivity

Long-Term Results for Worker's Compensation Patients with Low Back Pain

Natural Course of Low Back Pain

Disk Replacement or Spinal Fusion: What's the Long-Term Benefit?

New Spinal Device for Lumbar Stenosis

Predicting Future Loss of Work Capacity After Back Surgery

Workers With Back Pain Deserve Better

Artificial Disc Replacements Must Reach Insurance Payers' Standards

The High Cost of Depression

Advantages of Microendoscopic Discectomy

National Survey Results on Low Back Pain

MRI Not a Good Predictor of Low Back Pain

Comparing Artificial Disc Replacement at One- Versus Two-Levels

Magnetic Nerve Stimulation Used to Diagnose Piriformis Syndrome

Should Back Pain Be Ignored?

Risks with Anterior Revision Procedures

Using Work Status as an Outcome Measure After Back Surgery

Backache Index (BAI): New Tool for Measuring Treatment Success

An Inside Look at the Multifidus Muscle in Back Pain

Repositioning Test Is Not Useful For Low Back Pain

Low Back Pain: No Benefit from Stabilization Exercises

MRI for Low Back Pain: Abnormalities Are Not Linked to Symptoms

Emotional Distress Linked to Chronic Low Back Pain

Lumbar Neutral Zone Exercises Prevent Low Back Pain

Factors Contributing to Disability in Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Nerve Blocks Help Back Pain Patients Avoid Surgery

The Importance of Classifying Back Pain

Artificial Bone Substitute for Spinal Fusion

When to Use the ProDisc II Total Disc Replacement

Women and Low Back Pain: Is There a Hormonal Link?

Three Spinal Fusion Methods Compared

Pilates Method Used to Treat Low Back Pain

Returning to Work After Back Pain

X STOP Device Gives Relief From Painful Neurogenic Claudication

New Tool to Evaluate Results of Treatment for Low Back Pain

Results of Revision Discectomy

Prevalence and Impact of Stenosis on Health

Effect of Physical Therapy on Back Pain

Spinal Stabilization Exercises Work Best for Chronic Low Back Pain

Return to Work Faster with Low-Intensity Back School

Reoperations After Artificial Disc Replacement

Identifying Patients at Risk for Future Back Problems

Fusion No Better than Activity or Exercise for Chronic Back Pain

Meta-Analysis of the McKenzie Method

Emotional Distress Predicts Disability in Low Back Pain

Risk Factors Leading to Recurrent Back Pain

Emotional Health Linked with Results of Low Back Pain Fusion

New Equipment Tested for Reliability of Spinal Strength and Motion Measurements

Complications of Lumbar Nerve Root Blocks

Surgeons Attempt to Classify Lumbar Fusion Patients

Pain Relief with Injection Doesn't Depend on Needle Tip Position

Impact of Low Back Problems on General Health

When to Order CT Scans for Acute Low Back Pain

Low Back Strength Training for Older Adults Advised

Conducting and Interpreting Discography

Hysterectomy Increases Low Back Pain

Open TLIF Using Minimally Invasive Method

A New Epidemic: Back Pain

What's the Latest in Treatment for Lumbar Disc Herniation?

Treatment for Low Back Pain Based on Timing

Surgeons Offer Opinion on Treatment of Spondylolisthesis

Semilight Workout for Chronic Low Back Pain Equal to One-on-One Care

Case Report of Artificial Disc Failure

News Flash: Lumbar Artificial Disc to Hit the Market Soon

Treatment for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Still Debated

Is IDET Safe and Effective for Low Back Pain?

Who Can Benefit From Stabilization Exercises for Low Back Pain?

Low Back Pain: Manipulation or Stabilization?

Disc Height and Type of Bone Graft: Do They Make a Difference in Spinal Fusion?

Back Pain: It Doesn't Just Affect the Spine

Incidence, Risk Factors, and Results of Nerve Pain After Surgery

First Study to Look at Muscle Strength in Patients with Disc Herniation

Results of Minimally Invasive TLIF

Sacroiliac Joint Fusion: The Rest of the Story

Good Care Doesn't Always Mean Good Results for Low Back Pain Patients

Lumbar Artificial Disc Replacement: How Safe Are They?

Is Age a Factor in Spinal Fusion?

Lumbar Disc Replacement Linked with Improved Function

Scaling a Mountain of Pain

Promising New Treatment for Low Back Pain

Turning up the Sound on Abdominal Muscle Action

The Future of Spinal Surgery is Here

Lumbar Traction: Guidelines versus Practice

The Fear of Back Pain

Patterns of Analgesic Prescriptions for Low Back Pain

First Report of Lumbar Artificial Disc Replacement for Disc Herniation

Drawing Conclusions About Back Pain and Depression

MRI Findings in 40-Year Old Adults with Low Back Pain

Stabilizing the Spine While Preserving Motion

Low Back Pain Got You Down? Good News From a Five-Year Study

Wanted: Best Rehab Program after Lumbar Disc Surgery

Fear of Back Pain Disables More Than the Pain Itself

Updated Review of Acupuncture as a Treatment for Chronic Low Back Pain

Surfing the Web for Information on Lumbar Disc Herniation

Take One Discogram, and Call Me in the Morning

The Incredible Shrinking Disc

Lumbar Fusion Throws Surgeons a Learning Curve

Getting to the Core of Exercises for Low Back Pain

Things Heat Up with New Radiofrequency Device for Disc Problems

Predicting Pain and Function in Patients with Low Back Pain

Asking More of the Abdominal Muscles

Physical Therapists Stimulate Thinking about Treatments for Low Back Pain

High Cholesterol Linked with Low Back Pain

Effects of Surgery for Low Back Pain on Overall Health

Relationship between Gender and Low Back Pain

Tipping the Scales in Favor of Lumbar Spinal Surgery

Physical Therapists Attempt to Classify Low Back Pain

Getting an Angle on Spinal Stability

Pinning the Blame for Low Back Pain in Wrestlers on Muscle Weakness

Lumbar Interbody Fusion Holds Up over Time

Anterior Lumbar Surgery: Just How Safe Is It?

Factors Influencing Back Pain

Impact of Other Problems on Low Back Pain

Testing the Safety of Radiofrequency Treatment for Low Back Pain

Got Back Pain? Relax, without Relaxants

Improvement, Not Cure, with Spinal Fusion

Results of Two Kinds of Disc Surgery

Preemptive Strike in Spinal Surgery

Artificial Disc Replacements: The Next Generation

Quality of Life and Lumbar Disc Removal

Smoking Linked with Muscle Weakness in Low Back

"Preemptive Strike" in Spinal Surgery

Comparing Treatments after First-Time Disc Surgery

Measuring Loads in the Spine While Lifting Off Center

IDET Beats Fake Treatment

Exercise Regularly to Beat Chronic Low Back Pain

Back Pain in the Balance

Finding Causes of Spine Slippage in Kids

New Tool to Measure Progress after Treatment for Low Back Pain

Bleeding after Back Surgery Is Rare but Dangerous

Injections to Treat Spinal Stenosis

Spine Fusion Results: Twenty Years Later

Cha-Ching! Counting the Cost of Lumbar Fusion

Lumbar Support Advised after Discectomy

Back Pain Again? Researchers Offer New Clues

Spinal Manipulation Isn't for Every Back Pain Patient

Spine Surgery Results in Diabetic Patients

Doing the Math for Best Results after Lumbar Stenosis Surgery

Relief from Back Pain Doesn't Always Improve Quality of Life

Exercise: The "Drug" of Choice for Back Pain

Supercharged Results after Failed Lumbar Fusion

Everyone Benefits When Workers with Back Pain Stay Active

Back Pain Improves Quickest with a Specific Treatment Program

Posterior Interbody Fusion Cages Get a Second Look

Spine Fusion for Spondylolisthesis Studied

Tugging Hard-to-Find Results of Traction for Low Back Pain

Temporary Blood Loss during Anterior Spinal Fusion

Are Muscle Relaxants a Good Idea for Back Pain?

Questioning Lumbar Fusion for Disc Degeneration

Comparing the Long and Short of Disc Herniation Surgeries

Muscle Energy Technique for Low Back Pain Studied

Stand-Alone Cages for Lumbar Fusion Don't Stand Up Under Low Loads

Biking Puts a New Spin on Back Pain for Aging Adults

Spine Exercises Shown to Improve Function, without Changes in Muscle Fatigue

Exercise or Encouragement: Which Works Better after Back Surgery?

Disc Herniation: Opinion and Practice of Osteopaths

When the Spine Degenerates, Everything Changes

Will Spinal Fusion at One Level in the Low Back Mean a Second Fusion Later?

New Ideas to Surgically Stabilize the Low Back

Partial Disc Replacement Works Well for Some Patients

What is in a Name? A Look at Spinal Manipulative Therapy

Results Five Years after Lumbar Spinal Fusion

Spine Fusion Methods and Materials Keep Getting Better and Better

When It Comes to Back Pain, There's Nothing to Fear Except Fear Itself

Pain Pattern Linked with Spine Instability

Position Statement on Back Pain

Shifting Weight to Reduce Back Pain

Does Bulking Up Banish Low Back Pain?

Summing Up the Research on Lumbar Degenerative Scoliosis

Experienced Doctors Give Advice for Disc Surgery

Paying a "Complement" to Other Health Providers

After Lumbar Disc Surgery

Half-Hearted Back Muscles

What Is Good For the Shoulder May Work For the Back

An "Expectorant" for Back Pain

Surgical Battle of the Bulging Disc

Spacious Relief for Spinal Stenosis

Getting Beyond Guesswork in Predicting the Course of Low Back Pain

Bending Over Backwards to Prevent Back Pain

Cracking the Code for Best Back Treatments

Back and Pelvic Pain in Pregnancy

Back to Action after Surgery for Spondylolysis

Spinal Stenosis Surgery for the 75 and Older Crowd

Cause of a Teenaged Crack in the Back

Putting a Chemical Halt to the Flames of Disc Herniation

Sending a Message about Back Pain

Betting against IDET

Back Injury: Is Everything Back When the Pain is Gone?

Mirror, Mirror . . . How Can I Get a Stronger Back?

Finding the Switch for Back Muscles after Injury

Teaching Young Cricketers New Spine-Healthy Tricks

Results of Microdiscectomy for Sciatica

Up Front about Approaches for Spinal Fusion

Early Rehab after Lumbar Disc Removal

Low Back Pain: It's Not Just for Adults Anymore

Choosing before Fusing: Alternate Surgery Possible for Degenerative Spine Slippage

Going 'Round and 'Round on Tests for the Problem Disc

Blindsided by a Rare Complication after Lumbar Steroid Injections

The Nerve of Back Muscles and the Snowball Effect on Spinal Aging

The Only Thing to Fear Is Fear of Low Back Pain Itself

Aerobic Fitness and Chronic Low Back Pain Don't Add Up

Back Pain Is Inevitable, Treatment Is Optional

The Stress and Strain Connection

X-rays Not the Answer to Satisfy Many Back Patients

One Small Piece in the Puzzle of Low Back Pain

Examining Low Back Pain after Pregnancy

Helping Rowers Avoid Back Pain: Listen up . . . Oar Else

Global Search for Causes of Low Back Pain

Disc Pain on Steroids

Vibration: Cause or Cure of Back Pain?

Questions Raised about the Straight Leg Raise Test

Taking the Guesswork out of Lifting

Seeing the Spine in 3D

Sending a Message about Massage

Magnificent Advances in Microscopic Back Surgery

Spine Fusion Update: Are Women More Magnetic Than Men?

Defining Best Treatments for Sciatica

Back Surgery Isn't Only about Pain

Rest or Activity: Which Is Better for Low Back Pain?

Backing Up Physical Therapy Treatments for Pregnant Women

Fusion Fact Finding

Keeping Lumbar Fusion "Simple"

Backing Up Back Treatments That Work

Stapling the Lid on Low Back Pain

Three Generations of Surgery for Disc Herniation

Gonna Go "Back" in Time

Defining Best Treatments to Help Back Pain Sufferers Return to Work

IDET? You Bet

Researchers Put the Twist on Back Muscles

Actively Leaving Low Back Pain Behind

Think Globally, Treat Locally: A Worldview of Low Back Pain

A New Spin on Discitis: Two Unusual Cases in Adults

"Just the Facts" on Treating Herniated Discs

Pain in the Piriformis? A New Test Can Tell

Keeping Long-Term Back Pain Short-Term

When Can Little Johny Return to Sports after Back Surgery?

Brace Yourself to Halt Pelvic Pain

Back Pain: It's Not a Walk in the Park

Who Is Afraid of Back Pain--And Does It Affect Their Recovery?

Never a Nerve Stretch after Spine Surgery

Youngsters Spines Offer a Roadmap for Back Pain

Testing Tried-and-True Treatments for Low Back Pain

The Buzz Surrounding Spinal Surgery: Electricity and Other Techniques Help with Healing

More Than a Cat Nap Needed to Recover after Prolonged Bending

The ABCs of Low Back Care

When Walking Stoops You Over: The Tell-Tale Signs of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Patient-Handling Equipment Gives Health Care Workers a Lift

Do You Need an X-ray for Low Back Pain?

To Bend or Not to Bend? Physical Therapy Relief for Sacroiliac Joint Pain Is the Answer

Going to Work Can Be a Pain in the Back

"X" Marks the Spot When Treating Low Back Pain

Looking Back on Results of Lumbar Discectomy

Getting Back Pain in the Bulls-Eye

Shades of Gray in Treatment Guidelines for Low Back Pain

Little Support for Lumbar Supports

Pelvic Pain after Pregnancy: Can Exercise Help?

Low Back Pain: A Real Pain to Diagnose

Lumbar Spine Surgery Can Be Risky Business

Testing, Testing: Devising Better Functional Tests for Patients with Lumbar Stenosis

Stretching Is Not Always the Answer for Patients with Low Back Pain

Back Surgery During Pregnancy Gets the OK--If It's an Emergency

Promising Treatment Found Ineffective for Discogenic Back Pain

Searching for Clues to the Mystery of Cauda Equina Syndrome after Lumbar Disc Surgery

Epidural Injections Give a Knock-Down Punch to Low Back Pain

Making Low Back Pain Measure Up

Predicting the Future of Low Back Pain

Piecing Together the Disability Puzzle

Crying Wolf about Low Back Pain

New Thermal Treatments Put the Heat on Chronic Low Back Pain

Getting Golfers Back on Course

Tomorrow's Forecast for Back Pain Is . . . Uncertain

Bending Over Backwards to Affect Disc Pain in the Low Back

Back Pain Wears Me Out--or Does It?

Doctors Offer a Mixed Bag of Recommendations to Patients with Low Back Pain

Putting Low Back Pain in a Box--And Keeping It There

This Just In: Myths about Treating Back Pain Are Out

Low Back Pain: Is It Picture Perfect?

Doctors Add Hands-On Treatments for Low Back Patients

Spines Hold Steady after Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy

Combinations of Factors Can Increase Risks for Low Back Pain

Spine Fusion Surgery in Diabetes Patients

Bah, Bah, Back Sheep: Effects of Stimulating Sheep Spines

Too Far, Too Much, and Too Often: Knowing Safe Limits for the Low Back

Does Exercise Really Help People with Low Back Pain?

Super-Glued to Exercise: Super Results

Measuring Low Back Pain Disability

Back Pain Can Be a Real Pain in the Backside

Balance Takes a Backseat in People with Low Back Pain

Looking Back at Back Surgery

Scaling Mount Sciatica: Will Surgery Help?

Reading, Writing--and Posture? Kids Get an A+ after Early Prevention Program to Prevent Low Back Pain

Body Weight May Carry Little Weight with Back Pain

Sticking It to Injection Therapy Research

Older Backs Have a Harder Time Bouncing Back

Bed Rest for Back Pain? This Study Puts the Issue to Rest

Get Fit to Fight Low Back Pain

Putting a Stop to Future Low Back Pain

Got Low Back Pain? Then Get Moving (Part 2)

Got Low Back Pain? Then Get Moving (Part 1)

Got Low Back Pain? Then Get Moving (Part 3)

Treating Youngsters with "Slipped Discs"

A Self-Help Booklet: Does It Help with Back Pain?

Walking Patterns in Patients with Low Back Pain

Are All Those Low Back Exercises Really Doing Something?

The Long and Short of How Back Muscles Work

Under-Par Abdominals May Influence Back Pain in Golfers

The Screwy Results of Spinal Fusion Surgery: "External Fixation" Doesn't Predict Whether Surgery Spells Relief

Do Measures of Pain Measure Up? Visual Analog Scales for Low Back Pain

Back Pain Got You Down Under? Aussies Fear Not

Mind Your Back Pain: The Effects of Pain and Mental Health on Physical Performance

Athletes, Look Forward When Watching Your Back

Pick This Up: How to Lift without Losing Your Balance

A New Look at Sciatica: X-ray Technology Brings Injections into Sharper Focus

Athletes Go to the Core for Better Back Strength

What Is Worse Than a Loose Screw? A Broken One in Your Back!

Take a Load Off: The Stress of Lifting for People with Low Back Pain

A Breath of Fresh Air for People with Sacroiliac Joint Pain

Do Back Belts Protect from Injury? Another Notch in the Research

Hold That Disc! Two Ways to Keep a Bad Disc from Getting Worse

Treading Lightly to Ease Back Pain

Wrap Up Low Back Pain

Children Brace Themselves for Sports

Exercise Works for Chronic Back Pain

One Up or Down: Disc Herniation after Spine Fusion

Aggressive Approach to Stop Severe Spine Pain

My Back Hurts Too, Eh?

Corking the Dike of Chronic Nerve Pain

Retiring from Back Pain

Asking the Right Questions about Back Pain

Teaming Up to Treat Back Pain

Putting a Name to Back Pain

Feeling Better after Your Back Injury? Think Again

Low Back Pain: Read All about It

Sacrum's Fate when Tests Don't Equate

Delivering Helpful Strategies for Pelvic Pain after Pregnancy

Activity, Not Bed Rest, Best for Back Pain

Getting in a Slump to Get Out of Back Pain

Exercise the Back, Roman Style

A Sore Case of Piriformis Syndrome

The Sunny Side of Vitamin D Supplements

Thumbs Up for Patients with Foot Drop

Back X-rays Can See if Your Slip Is Showing

Of Muscles and Men

Sticking It to Disc Pain

Large Calf Muscle Puzzles Doctors

When Low Back Pain is a Reliable Weather Vein

Back Strength and the Battle of the Sexes

Getting an Angle on Spines That Slip

Doctors Strut Their Stuff to Stop Spines from Slipping

Potential Risks of IDET to the Discs

Online Information about Low Back Pain Is Often Off Track

Making Back Pain Measure Up

Factor Finding to Maximize Results after Back Fusion Surgery

Bending the Rules about Back Pain and Disability

Getting a Fix Beforehand on Whether Fusion Will Work

Positioning Back Pain Patients for Comfort

All-Night Heat May Give Low Back Pain Sufferers All-Day Relief

Heat May Wrap Up Low Back Pain

A Painful Tale about Tailbone Pain

The Spine's Sixth Sense

Trying to Visualize Low Back Pain

Lowering the Cost of Low Back Pain

Getting a Handle on the Best Treatments for Low Back Pain

Multiple Surgery Risks Following Lumbar Discectomy

Titanium Cages Don't Share the Load Evenly

All Spinal Fusions Are Not Alike

Fast Walking Helps Chase Away Low Back Pain

Discovery of Back Pain Recovery

Confusion about Back Fusion

Painful Back and Leg Symptoms: Stenosis or Diabetes?

One Survey Fits All

Lifting Unexpected Loads

Trunk Muscles Work Together to Hold Up Spine

Mail-Order Back Pain

Work Restrictions Are No Quick Fix for Aching Backs

Strength Tests Add Useful Information for Patients with Low Back Pain

Recovery after Back Surgery Isn't Always Automatic

Mechanical Therapy before Surgery for Disc Pain

A Model for Effectively Returning Athletes with Disc Problems Back to Sports

Centering In on the Spine

Law Change in Canada Promotes Ability, Not Disability

Point and Counterpoint about a New Drug for Relief of Chronic Low Back Pain

Understanding the Link between Low Back Pain and Distress

Disc Surgery May Relieve Pain but Not Atrophy in Back Muscles

Injured Backs Wired for Athletics

Lower Spine Muscles Mismatched by SI Joint Pain

Long-Term Results of Lumbar Fusion with Pedicle Screws

Osteopathic Manipulation for Chronic Low Back Pain?

Flexion-Relaxation Response Returns with Treatment

What Does Happiness Have to Do with Back Pain?

Physical Therapists Put Treatment to the Test

Popping the Myth of What Makes a Sound Spinal Adjustment

Doctors Step Aside to Maximize Lumbar Fusion

One Cage or Two for Spine Fusion?

Workers Comp Struggles to Define Recurrent Versus New Back Pain

Military Reports on the Use of IDET for Disc Problems

Guidelines for Low Back Pain: A Nice Suggestion?

People with Diabetes Face Greater Risks after Lumbar Fusion

Pinpointing the Source of Low Back Pain

Fusion's Effect on Nearby Discs

Treating Back Pain with Antidepressants

Extreme Disc Herniation

Front to Back Comparison of Spine Fusion

Predicting Results after Subacute Low Back Pain

Support Groups Support Recovery after Lumbar Fusion

Helping Back Patients Overcome the Fear of Pain

New Study Helps Define the Role of Radiofrequency for Spine Pain

Steroids Can Help Ease the Pain of Disc Surgery

New Advance in Spinal Fusion

Routine Back Care Not Always by the Book

New Horseshoe Cage for Spinal Fusion

Spine Fusion Begins with the Endplate in Mind

Links between High Bone Mineral Density and Low Back Pain

Putting Low Back Tests to the Test

Measuring Results of Treatment for Back Pain

Team Approach to Chronic Back Pain Goes the Distance

Steroid or Saline Injections: Sometimes, It's a Wash

When Treating Low Back Pain, Your Physical Therapist's Attitude Matters

IDET: Is it a Good IDEA?

Steroid Injections or Discectomy for Large Disc Herniations?

Timing Is Everything, Especially When Treating Low Back Pain

The Long and Short of Lumbar Fusion

Repeated Radiofrequency Treatment for Low Back Pain May Be Worth It

Measuring Abdominal Muscle Control in Low Back Pain

Track and Field Athletes at Risk for Bone Spurs in the Spine

Exercise and Low Back Pain

Motor Control of Abdominal Muscle Linked to Groin Pain

Comparing Treatments for Coccygodynia: Surgery or Injection?

Injured Disc Takes the Path of Least Resistance

FDA Keeps Tabs on Approved Devices for Spinal Fusion

Two Thumbs Up for CHARITE'™ Disc Replacement

Getting Back Pain to Retreat

Wrapping Up Back Pain

Emotional Distress Negatively Affects Patients After Spinal Fusion

People With Low Back Pain Have Global Pain Hypersensitivity

New Information on Pain Pathways From Brain to Muscle

Using Disc Space Height to Predict Outcome of Spinal Fusion

Physical Therapist Reports Back Pain From Cancer

Poor Outcome with Dural Tears From Spinal Surgery

Back Schools: How Much Does Your Back Really Learn?

Looking Back: Results of Artificial Disc Replacement

Back Pain in Nurses

Retraining Workers After Back Injury

Can a Shoe Insert Reduce Back Pain?

Japanese Surgeons Report New Technique for Laminectomy

Results of First Tests on New Anterior Lumbar Fusion Device

Reasons and Results for Back Surgery

Best Low Back Posture for Lifting

Results of Double-Level Posterior Spine Fusion

Doctors Review Nucleus Pulposus Implant

Sacroiliac Joint or Low Back Pain? Special Tests to Help Decide

Poor Aerobic Fitness Linked with Low Back Pain

Reliable System to Classify Patients with Low Back Pain

Diskography Can Help With Back Surgery Decision

Questions Doctors Ask About Low Back Pain

Does Fear Predict the Future of Low Back Pain?

Patients with Nonspecific Low Back Pain Need Individual Treatment

Problems After Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF)

Physical Therapy for Low Back Pain: Reduce Symptoms and Increase Function

Transferring Low Back Pain Research Results to Clinical Practice

Predicting Disability After Lumbar Disc Surgery

Rehab After Lumbar Disc Surgery

Review of Treatmemt for Back Pain: What Works, What Doesn't

Minimal Wear Debris with Charité Artificial Disc

Perfect Candidate for Artificial Disc Replacement

New Trends in Lumbar Spine Surgery

Evidence Demands Compliance in Care of Acute Low Back Pain

Neurologic Symptoms After Steroid Injection

Results of Revision Surgery After Failed Spinal Fusion

Physical Therapy for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Predicting Low Back Pain

Nucleoplasty For Small, Contained Disc Herniations

New Tool For Evaluating Results of Treatment for Low Back Pain

Two Herbs Found Effective in Treating Acute Low Back Pain

Does Timing of Surgery for Cauda Equina Lesion Matter?

Rate of Second Spine Operations

Results of Lumbar Disc Replacement Improved

Questions About Steroid Injections for Back Pain

Chronic Back Pain Responds Well to Psychological Treatment

Can Back Pain Prevention Programs Reduce Ecomonic Losses From Lower Back Pain Injuries?

Reliability of Tests for Low Back Pain

Depression, Anxiety, Alcohol Use Not Uncommon Among People with Chronic Back or Neck Pain

Using the X STOP to Stop Back Pain from Spinal Stenosis

Comparing Walking Speed and Force for Patients with Back and Leg Pain

Results of FDA Pilot Study Comparing Single-Level and Multiple-Level Disc Replacements

Predicting Treatment Results for Sciatica

Squatting or Stooping to Lift: Does It Really Matter?

Exercise and Education Using the CBT Approach for Chronic Low Back Pain

Wallis Implant Appears Effective in Relieving Pain in Some Patients

Cause and Treatment of Lumbar Scoliosis in Older Adults

Sciatica Random Control Trials

Surgery May Be Best for Degenerative Spondylolisthesis

No Statistical Differences Found Between Patients with 1- or 2-Level ProDisc Replacement

Use of BRYAN Cervical Disc Prosthesis Appears Favorable Compared with Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion

Measuring Pedicle and Spinal Canal Parameters to Compare Achondroplast Population with Non-achondroplast

Circumferential Technique Appears Superior to Posterolateral in Lumbar Fusions

Diagnosing Low Back Pain

Outcomes in Direct Repair of Pars Defects at Multiple Levels

Chronic Low Back Pain, Psychosocial Distress, and Disability

Predicting Results of Surgery for Sciatica

Measuring Heatlh Care Workers' Attitudes and Beliefs About Low Back Pain

Failed Back Surgery Syndrome: What's the Next Step?

Controversy Over New Clinical Guidelines for Low Back Pain

Extension Exercises for Subgroups of Patients with Low Back Pain

Dynamic Instrumentation an Effective Option for Degenerative Spine Disorders in Some Patients

Fluoroscopically Guided Intra-articular Injection Helps Differentiate Pain Generator in Hip and Lumbar Pain

Measuring Spinal Motion After Artificial Disc Replacements

Update on the Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain

New Low Back Pain Treatment Guidelines

Outcomes of Lumbar Microdiscectomy

Age and Total Disc Replacements

Can Patients With Previous Spine Surgery Have an Artificial Disc Replacement?

Careful Patient Selection Yields Good Results With IDET

Supervised Exercise for Chronic Low Back Pain: Is It Really Needed?

No Benefit Reported from Viscosupplementation of the Spine

Results of IDET in Worker's Compensation Employees

New VAX-D Traction Technology for Low Back Pain

Searching For An Effective Way to Treat Chronic Low Back Pain

Management of Chronic Low Back Pain with Epidural Steroid Injections

Chronic Low Back Pain Treatment with Physical Therapy Modalities

Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain with Medications

Overview of surgical management of chronic low back pain.

Management of Chronic Low Back Pain with Trigger Point Injections

Pseudoradicular and Radicular Low Back Pain

Is There Really a Difference Between Radicular and Pseudoradicular Low Back Pain?

British Verify Use of American Method of Predicting Chronic Low Back Pain

Spinal Fusion, Degenerative Changes, and Clinical Outcomes Are Linked

Comparing Spinal Mobilization to Spinal Extension Exercises for Low Back Pain

Lumbar Disc Herniations at L5-S1 Can Be Treated With Transabdominal Percutaneous Lumbar Discectomy

Primary Hydatid Cyst Associated with Sciatica

Lumbar Disc Herniation Can Cause Stump Pain

Advantages of Endoscopic Transforaminal Discectomy for Repeat Disc Removal

Patients' Beliefs About Causes of Low Back Pain

Fast, Efficient Diagnosis of Low Back Pain

Cross-Friction Algometry Is Valid and Reliable in Determining Referred Muscle Pain from Lower Back Pain

Clinical Production Model for Multidisciplinary Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain Not Supported

SI Degeneration After Lumbar Spine Fusion

Safety of Lumbar Laminectomy in the Elderly

Back Pain Research: No New Answers, No New Solutions

Update On Lumbar Disc Disease

The Evidence About Epidural Steroid Injections and Opioid Use for Low Back Pain

Kinesiophobia in Chronic Low Back Pain

Periosteal Cells for Lumbar Segmental Fusion

New Understanding of the Short-Term Benefits of Disc Surgery

Changes in Discs and Facet Joints After Total Disc Replacement

Is Exercise Helpful For Low Back Pain?

Can Physical Therapy Reduce the Total Cost of Care for Low Back Pain?

Driver Reaction Time Following Selective Nerve Root Block

Total Disc Replacement In Postdiscectomy Patients Versus Patients with No Previous Lumbar Surgery

Lumbar Adjacent Segment Degeneration and Disease After Arthrodesis and Total Disc Arthroplasty.

Radiological Features of Lumbar Spinal Lesions in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Benefit of Early Steroid Injection for Radicular Low Back Pain

Dynesys System As An Alternative to Fusion Surgery for Lumbar Spondylolisthesis

Who's in Charge of Treating the Back Pain Patient? The Doctor or the Patient?

Disc Degeneration - Can we help change the processs?

Low Back Pain and Golf - Getting Into the Swing of It

Physical Therapists Recognizes Need For Emergency Care in Patient with Low Back Pain

Does Having Low Back Pain One Time Mean You'll Have It Again?

Back Pain Continues Despite Advances in Medical Knowledge

What You Need to Know About the New ICF Model for Low Back Pain Patients

Guiding Piriformis Injections with Sciatic Nerve Stimulator

Some Steroid Injections Work Better Than Others for Back Pain and Here's Why

The Difficulty of Diagnosing Sacroiliac Joint Pain

Disability Prevention After Episode of Low Back Pain in Workers

Do Disc Replacements Get the Green Light?

What Defines a Recurrence of Low Back Pain?

The Value of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

A Review of Available Interspinous Spacers

Replace or Regenerate Degenerated Disc Material: The Race is On

Taking a Look at Cervical Disc Replacement: The Big Picture

Spine Surgeons Give a General Overview of XLIF

Finding the Optimal Treatment for Workers with Low Back Pain

Revisiting An Old Topic: Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Aquatic Exercise Benefits Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain

Validity of the Flip Test as a Sign of Nerve Root Tension

Expert in Back Pain Clears Up Misunderstanding About Pain Types

Surgeons Look Back at Results of Fusion for Spondylolisthesis

Workers' Compensation: A Risk Factor After Back Surgery?

Patients with Spinal Stenosis Can Benefit from Nerve Blocks

Managing Low Back Pain Without Medications

New Problem Discovered with X-Stop Devices

No Time Lost Results in Optimal Results for Transverse Sacral Fractures

Surgeons Can Use Ultrasound to Guide Sacral Injections to Relieve Low Back Pain

How Long Can You Wait to Have That Spinal Fusion Surgery Before It's Too Late?

Disc Herniations Don't Come From Lifting

Predicting Success After Lumbar Spine Surgery

Report on the Safety and Usefulness of Bone Proteins for Lumbar Spinal Fusion

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Spinal Fusion: Superior to Open Surgery?

Effect of X-stop on Motion and Space Inside the Spinal Canal

How Our Words Can Influence Treatment Results

Getting Everyone on the Same Page When Measuring Back Pain

Better Results with Spinal Fusion: How and Why?

Don't Withhold Spinal Fusion Because of Age

Reducing Complications From Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Results of Lateral Approach to Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Results of Microblade Shaver for Spinal Stenosis

Results So Far With Newer Minimally Invasive Spinal Fusion

Fusion Rates and Complications After Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Understanding Behavior and Activity Level Linked with Chronic Pain

How Does Chiropractic Care Measure Against Other Types of Conservative Treatment for Low Back Pain?

Does Pain Location in Stenosis Matter to Treatment?

Degenerative and Herniated Discs: Are They Inherited?

Prevention, Recognition, and Management of Spine Surgery Complications

Sacroiliac Pain: A Challenge But Not Impossible

Is Heavy Lifting Really Linked With Disc Herniation?

Should Fusion for Degenerative Spondylolisthesis Include the Sacrum?

How Long Can You Wait Before Getting Help for That Lumbar Disc?

Fear Is An Obstacle for Recovery from Back Pain

Preventing Pain After Surgery to Remove Disc

Study Confirms Results of Disc Replacement in Lumbar Spine

Return to Work as a Measure of Outcomes for Low Back Pain

Depression as a Factor in Results of Spinal Surgery

Sixty-Year Review of Lumbar Fusion

Relationship Between Low Back Pain and Metabolic Syndrome in Japanese Adults

Why Do Spinous Process Fractures Occur in the Spine After X-Spacers?

MRI For Low Back Pain: When Is It Too Early?

Results of Spine Surgery Differ Across the U.S.

Avoiding Adjacent Segment Disease After Spinal Fusion

Surgery -- Or No Surgery for Chronic Low Back Pain

Best Way to Treat Back Pain in Golfers

Am I Getting Shorter As I Get Older? The Verdict In A 15-Year Follow-up Study on Aging Changes In Lumbar Discs And Vertebrae

The Effectiveness of Therapist-Delivered Treatments for Low Back Pain

Should I Get My Sciatica Relieved Surgically, Or Should I Wait? The Verdict Is In on the Best Treatment for Lumbar Disc Herniation.

Surgical Outcomes for Spinal Stenosis

Facet Joints Related Pain and Radiofrequency Denervation

Limitations Exist in Examining the Cost-effectiveness of Surgical Treatments for Lumbar Spine Disorders

Is Active Rehab After Spinal Stenosis Surgery Effective?

Are Steroid Shots for Low Back Pain with Radiating Sciatica Worth the Cost? An Economic Evaluation of Their Cost-Effectiveness

Does Cognitive Functional Therapy Help People With Chronic Low Back Pain?