Injury and proprioception in the lower back.

  title={Injury and proprioception in the lower back.},
  author={T M Parkhurst and Claudia Burnett},
  journal={The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy},
  volume={19 5},
No known research has attempted to quantify proprioception of the lower back or to examine the relationship between injury and proprioception in this region. The primary purpose of this study was to explore relationships between low back injury and proprioception of the lower back. Subjects were 88 working male firefighters from public emergency medical service departments. Three types of lower back proprioception (passive motion threshold, directional motion perception, and repositioning… CONTINUE READING