Clinical digest. Yoga classes found to be more cost-effective for treating back pain than GP care
- Understanding and Managing Pain. VALENTINO, NATALIA // Issues;Mar2013, Issue 102, p27
The article discusses the challenges of pain management for people with arthritis. It is said that understanding pain is key to dealing with pain. One in five Australians will reportedly suffer from chronic pain at some stage and according to the 2012 World Health Organisation's Global Burden of...
- A Back Pat for Yoga. // Prevention;Oct2013, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p18
The article focuses on a research that appeared in the periodical "Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine" as of October 2013 which found that a weekly yoga class reduces back pain and mentions that the yoga posture Utkatasana is an efficient pain killer for back pain.
- Cryoneurolysis for zygapophyseal joint pain: a retrospective analysis of 117 interventions. Wolter, Tilman; Deininger, M.; Hubbe, U.; Mohadjer, M.; Knoeller, S. // Acta Neurochirurgica;May2011, Vol. 153 Issue 5, p1011
Purpose: Lumbar facet joint syndrome (LFJS) is the cause of pain in 15-54% of the patients with low-back pain. There are few studies of cryotherapy for LFJS, focusing mainly on pain scores rather than further outcome measures. The aim of the study was to determine the long-term outcome after...
- Motor Control Exercise for Persistent, Nonspecific Low Back Pain: A Systematic Review. Macedo, Luciana G.; Maher, Christopher G.; Latimer, Jane; McAuley, James H. // Physical Therapy;Jan2009, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p9
The article reports on a systematic review of motor control exercise for patients with persistent, nonspecific low back pain. 14 randomized controlled trials which evaluated the efficiency of motor control exercises used to treat patients with persistent low back pain were systematically...
- Physical Therapist Management of Acute and Chronic Low Back Pain Using the World Health Organization's International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health. Rundell, Sean D.; Davenport, Todd E.; Wagner, Tracey // Physical Therapy;Jan2009, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p83
The article reports on the management of chronic and acute low back pain by physical therapy in accordance with the World Health Organization's International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (WHO-ICF). The WHO-ICF model was created for the measurement, description, and...
- LifeWave, AMC study looking for adult volunteers with joint, muscle pain for pain patch test. // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;4/28/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 100, p3
The article reports on the search of adult volunteers for the new study which tests the effectiveness of IceWave pain relieving patch.
- Behavioral factors in the management of back pain. Gillette, Robert D. // American Family Physician;3/1/96, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p1313
Reports on the behavioral factors in the management of back pain. Etiology; Biologic factors; Social factors; Psychological factors; Diagnostic approach; Physical examination; Biopsychosocial management.
- Aching back? See a chiropractor. // Health News & Review;1994, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p23
Reports on a study on the effectivity of chiropractic care for severe backaches by British researchers. Annual savings in the use of chiropractic care in Great Britain.
- Back off from low back pain! Cichoke, Anthony J. // Health News & Review;Spring95, p17
Discusses treatment for low back pain. Causes of low back pain; Exercise; Medication; Spinal manipulation.