Kjartan Fersum

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Flexion and extension movements or positions have been advocated in the treatment of various forms of low back dysfunction due to the potential pain relieving effects attributed to displacements of the intervertebral disc (IVD). Objective in vivo determination of the segmental behaviour of the disc to contrasting positions has until recently been difficult.(More)
DOI: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000620 The manuscript submitted does not contain information about medical device(s)/drug(s). No funds were received in support of this work. No relevant fi nancial activities outside the submitted work. TO THE EDITOR: Re: Aleksiev AR. Ten-year follow-up of strengthening versus fl exibility exercises with or without abdominal(More)
BACKGROUND There is lack of evidence for specific treatment interventions for patients with non-specific chronic low back pain (NSCLBP) despite the substantial amount of randomised controlled clinical trials evaluating treatment outcome for this disorder. HYPOTHESIS It has been hypothesised that this vacuum of evidence is caused by the lack of(More)
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