Back Pain

Known as: notalgia, PAIN DORSAL, backache symptoms 
Acute or chronic pain located in the posterior regions of the THORAX; LUMBOSACRAL REGION; or the adjacent regions.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The mechanism of brain reorganization in pain chronification is unknown. In a longitudinal brain imaging study, subacute back… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
Chronic back pain is among the most common patient complaints. Its prevalence and impact have spawned a rapidly expanding range… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To develop and validate a tool that screens for back pain prognostic indicators relevant to initial decision making in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Chronic noncancer pain (CNCP) is a major health problem, for which opioids provide one treatment option. However… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Although the literature is filled with information about the prevalence and incidence of back pain in general, there is less… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
This paper reports the results of a 'cost-of-illness' study of the socio-economic costs of back pain in the UK. It estimates the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES Because musculoskeletal pain is the second most frequent reason for seeking health care, the aims of this study were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
In this study we estimated the costs of back pain to society in The Netherlands in 1991 to be 1.7% of the GNP. The results also… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The prevalence of back pain was studied in 855 pregnant women who were followed from the 12th week of pregnancy, every 2nd week… (More)
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