Does lumbar surgery for chronic low-back pain make a difference?

Bhandari, Mohit; Petrisor, Brad; Busse, Jason W.; Drew, Brian
August 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/16/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 4, p365
Academic Journal
Discusses research being done on lumbar surgery for chronic low back pain. Reference to a study by J. Fairbank and colleagues, published in the May 2005 issue of the "British Medical Journal"; Complications risked in spinal fusion, a surgical operation; Effect of spinal fusion on patients after treatment.


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