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Low Back Pain Resources and References
References

Resources

Saskatchewan Spine Pathway Working Group: Patient information

Towards Optimized Practice: Patient handouts and brochures for low back pain


References

  1. Manchikanit L. Epidemiology of low back pain. Pain Physician. 2000;3(2):167-92.
  2. National Institute of Neurlogical Disorders and Stroke. Low back pain fact sheet. (last updated Feb 2015). Retrieved from: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/backpain/detail_backpain.htm
  3. Shiri R, Karppinen J, Leino-Arjas P, Solovieva S, Viikari-Juntura E. The association between smoking and low back pain: a meta-analysis. Am J Med. 2000;123(1):87.e7-35.
  4. FamilyDoctor.org. Low back pain. (last updated Mar 2014). Retrieved from: http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en/diseases-conditions/low-back-pain.printerview.all.html
  5. Towards Optimized Care. Patient handout acute low back pain. (last updated 2011). Retrieved from: http://www.topalbertadoctors.org/download/574/LowBackPain+Patient+Handout+Acute.pdf?_20150223102742
  6. Roelofs PD, Deyo RA, Koes BW, Scholten RJ, Van Tulder MV. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low back pain. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2008;(1):CD000396.
  7. Van Tulder MW, Touray T, Furlan AD, Solway S, Bouter LM. Muscle relaxants for non-specific low back pain. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2003;(2):CD004252.
  8. Kuijpers T, van Middelkoop M, Rubinstein SM et al. A systematic review on the effectiveness of pharmacological interventions for chronic non-specific low-back pain. Eur Spine J. 2011;20(1):40-50.
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  10. Cramer H, Lauche R, Haller H et al. A systematic review and meta-analysis of yoga for low back pain. Clin J Pain. 2013;29(5):450-60.
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  13. Gagnier JJ, Van Tulder M, Berman B, Bombardier C. Herbal medicine for low back pain. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2006;(2):CD004504.
  14. Natural Medicines. Product Monograph: Devil’s Claw. Last updated Oct 2014. Retrieved from: https://naturalmedicines-therapeuticresearch-com.myaccess.library.utoronto.ca/databases/food,-herbs-supplements/professional.aspx?productid=984
  15. Natural Medicines. Product Monograph: Willow Bark. Last updated Oct 2014. Retrieved from: https://naturalmedicines-therapeuticresearch-com.myaccess.library.utoronto.ca/databases/food,-herbs-supplements/professional.aspx?productid=955
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  17. Lee JH, Choi TY, Lee MS et al. Acupuncture for acute low back pain: a systematic review. Clin J Pain. 2013;29(2):172-85.
  18. Walker BF, French SD, Grant W, Green S. Combined chiropractic interventions for low-back pain. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010;(4):CD005427.
  19. Cramer H, Lauche R, Haller H et al. A systematic review and meta-analysis of yoga for low back pain. Clin J Pain. 2013;29(5):450-60.
  20. Saskatchewan Spine Pathway Working Group. General recommendations for maintaining a healthy back: patient information. Last updated Apr 2010. Retrieved from: http://www.health.gov.sk.ca/healthy-back-info
  21. Del Pozo-Cruz B, Del Pozo-Cruz J, Adsuar JC, Parraca J, Gusi N. Reanalysis of a tailored web-based exercise programme for office workers with subacute low back pain: assessing the stage of change in behaviour. Psychol Health Med. 2013;18(6):687-97.
  22. Dahm KT, Brurberg KG, Jamtvedt G, Hagen KB. Advice to rest in bed versus advice to stay active for acute low-back pain and sciatica. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010;(6):CD007612.
  23. Van Duijvenbode IC, Jellema P, Van Poppel MN, Van Tulder MW. Lumbar supports for prevention and treatment of low back pain. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2008;16(2):CD001823.
  24. Canada Food Guidelines. Written in 2011. Retrieved from: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/alt_formats/hpfb-dgpsa/pdf/food-guide-aliment/view_eatwell_vue_bienmang-eng.pdf