Long-term outcomes in multidisciplinary treatment of chronic low back pain: results of a 13-year follow-up.


STUDY DESIGN Patients completing a multidisciplinary pain treatment were contacted to obtain 13-year follow-up information on pain, mood, employment, and general health. OBJECTIVES Study objectives were to determine if post-treatment improvements were maintained over a lengthy follow-up period and to compare patients' general health to norms of comparably… (More)