Early active training after lumbar discectomy. A prospective, randomized, and controlled study.

@article{KjellbyWendt1998EarlyAT,
  title={Early active training after lumbar discectomy. A prospective, randomized, and controlled study.},
  author={Gunilla Kjellby-Wendt and Jorma R. Styf},
  journal={Spine},
  year={1998},
  volume={23 21},
  pages={2345-51}
}
STUDY DESIGN A prospective, randomized, and controlled study was conducted. OBJECTIVES To evaluate two training programs, both of which started immediately after lumbar discectomy. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA In previous studies, patients began physiotherapy between 4 weeks and 60 months after surgery. No studies have been conducted to evaluate a physiotherapy program that begins immediately after surgery. METHOD Twenty-six patients were treated according to an early active training… CONTINUE READING

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