Controlled trial of balneotherapy in treatment of low back pain.

Abstract

Three treatments for non-specific lumbar pain--balneotherapy, underwater traction bath, and underwater massage--were assessed in a randomised prospective controlled trial in 158 outpatients. Each group was treated for four weeks and patients were reviewed at the end of this period and at 12 months after entry to the trial. The prescription of analgesics and… (More)

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@article{Konrad1992ControlledTO, title={Controlled trial of balneotherapy in treatment of low back pain.}, author={Kyle Konrad and Tiham{\'e}r T{\'a}trai and Aniella Hunka and Edit Vereckei and I Korondi}, journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases}, year={1992}, volume={51 6}, pages={820-2} }