[Psychosomatic treatment of backache].

  title={[Psychosomatic treatment of backache].},
  author={Whitney Eich},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur arztliche Fortbildung},
  volume={90 8},
  • Whitney Eich
  • Published in Zeitschrift fur arztliche Fortbildung 1997
The prevalence of back pain is increasing. Usually, back pain is associated with additional vegetative, functional, and mental disorders. Mental factors may contribute to the maintenance of pain and to chronification. The degree of the back pain has a wide variety. According to an international consensus, it is tried to take the view of back pain as a biopsychosocial model. The accordingly derived psychosomatic treatment procedures need a differential indication. Beside the basic psychosomatic… CONTINUE READING

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