TITLE

Research on Mechanical and Non-Mechanical Back Pain, Part I

AUTHOR(S)
Kline, Carol Marleigh
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Journal of the American Chiropractic Association;May/Jun2013, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article Dr. Don Aspegren and Dr. James Cox discusses research on mechanical and nonmechanical low-back pain. Topics include the intervertebral disc which is the tissue responsible for low back pain, predisposition of disc degeneration, and extremity pain caused by chemical changes in the body. Also noted are studies on annulus fibrosus and fissures, the chiropractic approach to chronic low-back pain, and outcomes for lumbar fusion.
ACCESSION #
89733657

 

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