Study Title and Description
A randomized clinical trial of continuous low-level heat therapy for acute muscular low back pain in the workplace.
Key Questions Addressed
|2||What are the comparative benefits and harms of different nonpharmacological, noninvasive therapies for acute or chronic nonradicular low back pain, radicular low back pain, or spinal stenosis? (Including but not limited to interdisciplinary rehabilitation, exercise (various types), physical modalities (ultrasound, transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation [TENS], electrical muscle stimulation [EMS], interferential therapy [IFT], heat [various forms], and ice), traction tables/devices, back supports/bracing, spinal manipulation, various psychological therapies, acupuncture, massage therapy (various types), yoga, magnets, and low-level lasers)|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||A randomized clinical trial of continuous low-level heat therapy for acute muscular low back pain in the workplace.|
|Author||Tao XG., Bernacki EJ.|
|Country||Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA.|
Pubmed ID: 16340712
Secondary Publication Information
There are currently no secondary publications defined for this study.
Extraction Form: Noninvasive Treatments for Low Back Pain
Results & Comparisons
No Results found.