Exercise Intensity Matters in Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain Rehabilitation.

@article{Verbrugghe2019ExerciseIM,
  title={Exercise Intensity Matters in Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain Rehabilitation.},
  author={Jonas Verbrugghe and Anouk Agten and Sjoerd Stevens and Dominique Hansen and Christophe Demoulin and Bert O. Eijnde and Frank Vandenabeele and Annick Timmermans},
  journal={Medicine \& Science in Sports \& Exercise},
  year={2019}
}
INTRODUCTION Exercise therapy (ET) is advocated as a treatment for chronic nonspecific low back pain (CNSLBP). However, therapy effect sizes remain low. In other chronic disorders, training at higher intensity has resulted in greater improvements on both general health related and disease specific outcomes compared to lower intensity ET. Possibly, high intensity training also improves effect sizes in CNSLBP. OBJECTIVE To compare the effects of a high intensity ET program with a similar… 

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