Epidemiological aspects and risk factors for low back pain in 38-year-old men and women: a 25-year prospective cohort study of 640 school children

@article{Harreby1996EpidemiologicalAA,
  title={Epidemiological aspects and risk factors for low back pain in 38-year-old men and women: a 25-year prospective cohort study of 640 school children},
  author={Mette Harreby and Jens Joergen Kjer and G. Hessels\oe and Kirsten Neergaard},
  journal={European Spine Journal},
  year={1996},
  volume={5},
  pages={312-318}
}
This study is based on data gathered by means of a postal questionnaire from a cohort of 640 38-year-old subjects. At the age of 14 years these subjects had been interviewed by their school doctor to ascertain whether any of them had a history of low back pain (LBP), and X-rays of the thoracic and lumbar spine were taken. The questionnaire contained related groups of questions, with LBP as the main topic. We wanted to identify probable risk factors in developing LBP. The results show a… CONTINUE READING

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