Macnab's Backache. 4th ed
- Open or MIS: Which Is Better for Lytic Spondylolisthesis? POLLACK, PETER // AAOS Now;Jun2014, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p7
The article reports on a debate between Dr. David A. Wong and Dr. P. Justin Tortolani about the surgical treatment option for patients with lytic spondylolisthesis at the 2014 Federation of Spine Associations Specialty Day. Wong discussed the principle of minimally invasive surgery (MIS) and its...
- Anatomy of a backache. // FDA Consumer;Apr89, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p32
Discusses the spine, vertebrae, muscles, and nerves that are all potential sources of back trouble.
- Does anthing work for back pain? // Consumer Reports on Health;Feb1992, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p9
Discusses new evidence which suggests that spinal manipulation, whether by a chiropractor or other practitioner, can relieve back pain in some cases. Theory and facts; Why manipulation might work at all; Whether or not spinal manipulation is foreveryone; What type of chiropractors to steer...
- The cost back injuries. // Nation's Business;Jan87, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p43
Back injuries cost billions of dollars a year in lost work. But relief is available through `back schools' job and office equipment redesign, and exercise programs.
- The search for relief from back pain. Rothman, H. // Nation's Business;Apr91, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p57
Addresses the common back problems experienced by those in or approaching middle age. Why people have back problems; Importance of proper diagnosis and treatment; Various available therapies.
- Instant backache relief. Canter, M.; Garr, D. // Men's Health (10544836);Jul/Aug92, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p18
Describes what to do to relieve one kind of backache. Elevate legs; Lie down on floor with feet up on seat of chair; Position takes pressure off sciatic nerve; If pain persists, see a doctor.
- No support. McEnroe, C. // Men's Health (10544836);Jul/Aug92, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p96
Describes the author's problems with back pain. Lifting children; Uncomfortable chair designs; Bucket seats; Back support for car; More.
- Back talk. // Career World;Feb1992, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p25
Reports on research by the University of Washington's medical school that found workers who don't like their jobs are more than twice as likely to file back-injury claims as those who find their work enjoyable. Back injury is the most common andcostly muscle and bone problem; Treatment cost per...
- Back pain. // Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Apr1992, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p7
Offers tips to help make sure your gardening pleasure doesn't lead to back pain. Start slowly; Stretch those muscles; Avoid fatigue; Pick the proper tool; Use correct technique; Lift with your legs; Be wise around the wheelbarrows. INSET: Wrong raking right raking..