Stretching in the rehabilitation of low-back pain patients.

@article{Khalil1992StretchingIT,
  title={Stretching in the rehabilitation of low-back pain patients.},
  author={Tarek M. Khalil and Shihab S. Asfour and Luis M{\'e}ndez Mart{\'i}nez and Sherif M. Waly and Renn{\'e}e Steele Rosomoff and Hubert L. Rosomoff},
  journal={Spine},
  year={1992},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={
          311-7
        }
}
The major objective of this investigation was to study the effectiveness of the physical conditioning program used at the University of Miami Comprehensive Pain and Rehabilitation Center in restoring certain elements of the functional abilities of individuals suffering from chronic low-back pain and to evaluate the effectiveness of using a systematically applied, aggressive stretching maneuver as an add-on therapy in the treatment of chronic low-back pain patients. The effect(s) of the proposed… CONTINUE READING
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