The Association Between Body Mass Index and the Prevalence, Severity, and Frequency of Low Back Pain: Data From the Osteoarthritis Initiative.

@article{Su2018TheAB,
  title={The Association Between Body Mass Index and the Prevalence, Severity, and Frequency of Low Back Pain: Data From the Osteoarthritis Initiative.},
  author={Charles A. Su and David J Kusin and Samuel Q. Li and Uri Michael Ahn and Nicholas U. Ahn},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2018},
  volume={43 12},
  pages={
          848-852
        }
}
STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional study. OBJECTIVE To determine whether there is an association between body mass index (BMI) and the prevalence, severity, and frequency of low back pain and identify other potential patient risk factors for the development of low back pain. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Many studies have implicated that a high BMI is a risk… CONTINUE READING