Yoga for low back pain: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials

  title={Yoga for low back pain: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials},
  author={Paul Posadzki and Edzard Ernst},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
It has been suggested that yoga has a positive effect on low back pain and function. The objective of this systematic review was to assess the effectiveness of yoga as a treatment option for low back pain. Seven databases were searched from their inception to March 2011. Randomized clinical trials were considered if they investigated yoga in patients with low back pain and if they assessed pain as an outcome measure. The selection of studies, data extraction and validation were performed… 

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