*Back injury

By age 15 an estimated 26-50 percent of children have experienced acute or chronic back pain. "Back injuries". MedlinePlus. U.S ... Back injuries result from damage, wear, or trauma to the bones, muscles, or other tissues of the back. Common back injuries ... NSAIDs are suggested to be more effective for persistent pain than for acute pain. If pain remains intolerable while taking ... Treatment for back injuries depends on the diagnosis, level of pain, and whether there is loss of function or quality of life. ...

*Chiropractic education

... with the possible exception of treatment for back pain. Throughout its history chiropractic has been the subject of internal ... with the possible exception of treatment for back pain. A critical evaluation found that collectively, spinal manipulation was ... Jaroff, Leon (27 February 2002). "Back Off, Chiropractors!". Time. Retrieved 7 June 2009. Jones-Harris, Amanda R (October 2010 ... Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 35 (5): 544-62. doi:10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2007.07.004. ISSN 0885-3924. PMID 18280103. " ...

*Chronic pain

... low back pain, and osteoporosis. Acupuncture has also been found to be an effective and safe treatment in reducing pain and ... Chronic visceral pain: pain originating in an internal organ. Chronic musculoskeletal pain: pain originating in the bones, ... Chronic pain is pain that lasts a long time. In medicine, the distinction between acute and chronic pain is sometimes ... Pain intensity, pain control, and resiliency to pain are influenced by different levels and types of social support that a ...

*Abdominal pain

... its location below the area of liver pain) Left low back pain less in spleen pain left kidney pain Low back pain kidney pain ( ... pain in women (uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes) Right low back pain liver pain (hepatomegaly) right kidney pain ( ... Upper left abdominal pain Spleen pain (splenomegaly) Pancreas Colon pain (below the area of spleen - bowel obstruction, ... Pancreas pain (pancreatitis or pancreatic cancer, can radiate to the left side of the waist, back, and even shoulder) Duodenal ...

*Chiropractic controversy and criticism

A 2008 review found that with the possible exception of back pain, chiropractic manipulation has not been shown to be effective ... not just back pain) consistent with those of the Palmers. On the one hand, modern promotional brochures make a bid for medical ... not just back pain) consistent with those of the Palmers." A critical evaluation stated "Chiropractic is rooted in mystical ... low back pain. There are several barriers between primary care physicians and chiropractors for having positive referral ...

*Sciatica

... is a medical condition characterized by pain going down the leg from the lower back. This pain may go down the back, ... Inflammation of the spinal canal can also spread to adjacent facet joints and cause lower back pain and/or referred pain in the ... Certain causes, however, may result in pain on both sides. Lower back pain is sometimes but not always present. Weakness or ... Severe back pain extending to the hips and feet, loss of bladder or bowel control, or muscle weakness may result from spinal ...

*Back pain

... is pain in any region of the back. It is divided into neck pain (cervical), middle back pain (thoracic), lower back ... Back pain can also be due to referred pain from another source. Referred pain occurs when pain is felt at a location different ... Back pain may be classified by various methods to aid its diagnosis and management. The duration of back pain is considered in ... Back pain in pregnancy may also be characterized by pain radiating into the thigh and buttocks, night-time pain severe enough ...

*Low back pain

American Pain Society Low Back Pain Guidelines Panel (Oct 2, 2007). "Diagnosis and treatment of low back pain: a joint clinical ... for non-specific low back pain. Overall, the outcome for acute low back pain is positive. Pain and disability usually improve a ... Pain can vary from a dull constant ache to a sudden sharp feeling. Low back pain may be classified by duration as acute (pain ... No clear benefit has been found for other cases of non-specific low back pain. Low back pain often affects mood, which may be ...

*Middle back pain

Upper back pain, also called middle back pain or thoracic back pain, is back pain that is felt in the region of the thoracic ... Any pain in this area is considered "middle back pain". The exact symptoms associated with middle back pain will depend upon ... "Chiropractic Treatment for Back Pain Problems". Retrieved 25 November 2014. "Thoracic Back Pain". Patient.info. Egton Medical ... Other, less common causes of thoracic back pain include a spinal disc herniation which often may have radicular pain (wrapping ...

*Musculoskeletal causes of back pain

... which can ease the back pain and reduce the risk of chronic back pain returning. Although, for acute back pain exercises ... American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS). "Low Back Pain". Retrieved 2011-10-20. V.Gladoun. "Back Pain vs. Good Posture ... which might exacerbate back pain. Sit Up Straight! The way you sit may either cause or help to prevent back pain. Maintain ... is likely to address the roots of many back pain problems. American Chiropractic Association (ACA). "Back Pain Facts & ...

*Sitagliptin

... pain in extremity; back pain; pruritus; pemphigoid. In 2015, FDA added a new Warning and Precaution about the risk of "severe ... 7 1604-1615 "DPP-4 Inhibitors for Type 2 Diabetes: Drug Safety Communication-May Cause Severe Joint Pain". FDA. 2015-08-28. ... and disabling" joint pain to the labels of all DPP-4 Inhibitor medicines. In addition to sitagliptin, other DPP-4 inhibitors ...

*Quackwatch

The New York Times Vitamin O: Siwolop, Sana (January 7, 2001). Back Pain? Arthritis? Step Right Up to the Mouse. The New York ... ISBN 0-7897-3816-3. "Ten or So Web Sources for People with Chronic Pain". Chronic Pain For Dummies. For Dummies. 2008. p. 327. ... BEST: Frequently updated, but also archives of relevant articles that date back at least four years. WORST: Lists some specific ... The book Chronic Pain For Dummies says "Although many reliable resources are on the Internet, including those we list in this ...

*Kevin Pauza

... back pain and chronic low back pain, or internal disc disruption. The Biostat intradiscal fibrin sealant underwent multiple ... "BACK PAIN: IDET procedure proven effective in randomized study". Health and Medicine Week: 4. October 21, 2002. Massey, Bob. " ... Outside of treating patients suffering from chronic lower back pain and degenerative disc disease, Pauza is on the editorial ... Weiss, Frances (May 8, 2012). "Chronic Back Pain? Spinal Fusion May be the Wrong Surgery". New Jersey Newsroom. Archived from ...

*Intervertebral disc damage and spaceflight

The pain is considered most painful during early flight and lessens as the flight progresses. Possible causes of back pain in ... Spinal disc herniation Wing, PC; Tsang, IK; Susak, L; Gagnon, F; Gagnon, R; Potts, JE (April 1991). "Back pain and spinal ... Hicks, GS; Duddleston, DN; Russell, LD; Holman, HE; Shepherd, JM; Brown, CA (2002). "Low Back Pain". The American Journal of ... Defining the cause of back pain and IVD injury due to spaceflight remains an open issue. Assumptions and presumptions ...

*Swedish Covenant Hospital

"Chicago Back Pain Center Aims to Avoid Surgery". HealthLeaders Media. July 16, 2010. "Beating back pain". Retrieved 2016-01-25 ... In November 2009, Swedish Covenant Hospital received full accreditation as a Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain ... On July 1, 2010, the Hospital opened the Chicago Back Institute, a comprehensive program emphasizing back and spine health and ... It also incorporates the wellness programs at Galter Life Center (see below). The surgeons at the Chicago Back Institute ...

*Diastematomyelia

... low back pain; scoliosis; and incontinence. In adulthood, the signs and symptoms often include progressive sensory and motor ... This can lead to additional loss of movement, feeling or the onset of pain or autonomic symptoms. Cervical diastematomyelia can ...

*Straight leg raise

A negative test suggests a likely different cause for back pain. A meta-analysis reported the accuracy as: sensitivity 91% ... Femoral nerve stretch test Waddell G, McCulloch JA, Kummel E, Venner RM (1980). "Nonorganic physical signs in low-back pain". ... Speed C (2004). "Low back pain". BMJ. 328 (7448): 1119-21. doi:10.1136/bmj.328.7448.1119. PMC 406328 . PMID 15130982. Devillé ... is a test done during the physical examination to determine whether a patient with low back pain has an underlying herniated ...

*John Ebnezar

... (1 April 2012). Low Back Pain. JP Medical Ltd. ISBN 978-93-5025-644-2. John Ebnezar (1 January 2009). Practical ... Low Back Pain and Practical Orthopedics. He is a recipient of Rajyotsava Prashasti, the second highest civilian award of the ...

*Snuba

Gerber, Suzanne (2006). "Got back pain?" (PDF). Alert Diver. Divers Alert Network. Retrieved 2011-08-30. Martz, Cameron L. " ... Instead of coming from tanks strapped to the diver's back, air is supplied from long hoses connected to compressed air ...

*Tennis injuries

Furthermore, 29% of the player said they experienced chronic back pain. Lower back pain is the most common injury amongst ... Once the back pain has dispersed stretching is recommended in order to prevent the stiffness from the initial pain, with ... In order to relieve pain in the lower back people are often told to rest it, but not for more than two days because of its ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Marks, M. R., Haas, S. S., & Wiesel, S. W. (1988). "Low back pain in the ...

*H. R. Nagendra

... (2001). Yoga for Back Pain. Swami Vivekananda Yoga Prakashana. H. R. Nagendra (2001). Yoga for Arthritis. Swami ...

*Lumbar

This is why low back pain is so prevalent. Back belts Car seat and lumbar support Lumbar hyperlordosis Lumbar puncture Lumbar ... This is why a disorder of the low back that affects a nerve root, such as a spinal disc herniation, can cause pain that ... "Top Causes of Low Back Pain". WebMD. Retrieved 27 December 2015. Lumbar Medical Manipulations Laminectomy, Surgery and Recovery ... A low back muscle strain can be extremely painful but will usually heal within a few days or weeks. The lumbar portion of the ...

*Anthony Campbell (physician)

Butterworth-Heinemann (2001). Back: Your 100 questions answered. Newleaf (2001) Beating Back Pain. Mitchell Beazley (2004) ... Faber (1987). Getting the Best for your Bad Back. Sheldon (1992). Natural Selection vs Natural Medicine. Online Originals ...

*Simona Halep

I would have gone for surgery even if I hadn't been a sportswoman." She also experienced back pain. After the surgery, she ... She rebounded well, however, going on to win her first two WTA titles back-to-back, first at the Nürnberger Versicherungscup in ... She became the first Romanian tennis player to win back-to-back tournaments on different surfaces. She claimed her first Grand ... She was unable to back up her final result from the previous year despite being one of the favorites for the title. Halep was ...

*American Society of Biomechanics

"This smart underwear can reduce back pain". TechRadar. Retrieved 26 Oct 2017. "Smart Underwear May Prevent Back Pain". Pain ... to address back-pain; recovery after exercise; exoskeleton boots for joint pain during exercise; how flamingos stand on one leg ... "Would You Wear This Batman-Style Underwear to Fight Back Pain?". Men's Health. Retrieved 26 Oct 2017. "Can a Sulfur Compound ... "Smart underwear prevents back stress with just a tap". Research News @ Vanderbilt. Vanderbilt University. Retrieved 26 Oct 2017 ...

*Nursing in Japan

They report back to the licensed nurse about a patient's condition. Assistant nurses are always supervised by a dentist, ... and pain management nursing, after completion of their basic nursing licensing. As of July 2015, nearly 16,000 CNs were working ...

*Nerve conduction study

Spinal nerve injury does not cause neck, mid back pain or low back pain, and for this reason, evidence has not shown EMG or NCS ... to be helpful in diagnosing causes of axial lumbar pain, thoracic pain, or cervical spine pain. Nerve conduction studies are ... "Electrodiagnostics for low back pain". Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America. 21 (4): 767-76. doi: ... The Small-Pain-Fibers NCS (pf-NCS) is the preferred test with over 95% accuracy for determining the spine level(s) and side(s) ...