Modifiable Risk Factors in Patients With Low Back Pain.

@article{Shemory2016ModifiableRF,
  title={Modifiable Risk Factors in Patients With Low Back Pain.},
  author={Scott T Shemory and Kiel J. Pfefferle and Ian M. Gradisar},
  journal={Orthopedics},
  year={2016},
  volume={39 3},
  pages={
          e413-6
        }
}
Low back pain is one of the most common reasons for physician visits in the United States and is a chief complaint frequently seen by orthopedic surgeons. Patients with chronic low back pain can experience recurring debilitating pain and disability, decreasing their quality of life. A commercially available software platform, Explorys (Explorys, Inc, Cleveland, Ohio), was used to mine a pooled electronic health care database consisting of the medical records of more than 26 million patients… Expand
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