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Non-operative management of non-specific low back pain (types 1 and 2)

Jeremy Fairbank and Elaine Buchanan

in Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print August 2011 | ISBN: 9780199550647
Published online April 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199608249 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.003004

Series: Oxford Textbooks

Non-operative management of non-specific low back pain (types 1 and 2)

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Back pain is common

Most attacks are self limiting

Exercise and fitness programmes seem to be the most effective intervention

CPP programmes are effective for chronic back pain and should be introduced early.

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Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery ; Rheumatology ; Pain Medicine

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