A structured approach to low back pain. Thorough evaluation is the key to effective treatment.

Abstract

When a patient comes to you seeking relief from low back pain, do you picture endless numbers of office visits with no improvement, no matter what you prescribe? Your anxiety may be well founded, but there is hope. By understanding and applying basic principles for management of low back pain, you can increase your comfort level and improve patient outcomes. In this article, Dr. Biewen presents a no-nonsense, step-by-step approach to evaluation and treatment that can take the worry out of your next low back pain appointment.

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@article{Biewen1999ASA, title={A structured approach to low back pain. Thorough evaluation is the key to effective treatment.}, author={P C Biewen}, journal={Postgraduate medicine}, year={1999}, volume={106 6}, pages={102-7, 111-4} }