Low back pain. Evaluation and treatment in the emergency department setting.

  • Arvo Neidre
  • Published 1984 in Emergency medicine clinics of North America

Abstract

The author outlines the most common clinical syndromes causing back pain, including degenerative disc disease, disc herniation syndrome, and cauda equina syndrome. Also discussed are specific guidelines regarding the need for immediate orthopedic and neurosurgical consultation or admission to the hospital. 

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@article{Neidre1984LowBP, title={Low back pain. Evaluation and treatment in the emergency department setting.}, author={Arvo Neidre}, journal={Emergency medicine clinics of North America}, year={1984}, volume={2 2}, pages={441-51} }