Psychosocial variables in patients with (sub)acute low back pain: an inception cohort in primary care physical therapy in The Netherlands.

@article{Heneweer2007PsychosocialVI,
  title={Psychosocial variables in patients with (sub)acute low back pain: an inception cohort in primary care physical therapy in The Netherlands.},
  author={Hans Heneweer and Geert Aufdemkampe and Maurits van Tulder and Henri Kiers and Karel H. Stappaerts and Luc Vanhees},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2007},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={586-92}
}
STUDY DESIGN A prospective cohort study of patients with episodes of acute or subacute low back pain, seeking physical therapy in primary care, with follow-up at weeks 2, 4, 8, and 12. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the association between psychosocial factors and the transition from acute or subacute low back pain to chronicity. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Psychosocial factors have long been thought to be associated with chronic pain only. Recent prospective studies, however, suggest that these… CONTINUE READING
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