Nursing review section of surgical neurology international: Part 1 lumbar disc disease

@inproceedings{Epstein2017NursingRS,
  title={Nursing review section of surgical neurology international: Part 1 lumbar disc disease},
  author={Nancy Ellen Epstein and Renee D. Hollingsworth},
  booktitle={Surgical neurology international},
  year={2017}
}
Background Patients with lumbar disc disease may present with low back pain, pain that radiates down to the lower extremity (radiculopathy), and leg pain that increases with ambulation (neurogenic claudication). Patients may first undergo diagnostic studies (magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomographic examinations) to determine whether there is any… CONTINUE READING