Common back-pain therapy may work—but it doesn't save on imaging or other costs
5/17/2017 Judging by thousands of insurance claims, spinal manipulation does little to tamp down the overall costs of treating low-back pain. Further, the popular therapy is often preceded by costly and unnecessary imaging exams. German researchers made the ...
Medical Q&A: Physicians should revisit their approach to back pain
5/17/2017 A: About two of every three people will probably experience significant low back pain at some point. A physician like me might suggest any number of potential treatments and therapies.
The Medical Riddle of Steve Kerr's Back Pain - WSJ
5/17/2017 The Golden State Warriors coach's herniated disk highlights the question of whether to get surgery or try rehab. A new tool could help weigh the risks.
Children with Nontraumatic Back Pain and No Red Flags May Not Need Imaging
5/17/2017 Imaging is likely not indicated among children who present with nontraumatic back pain without evidence of clinical red flags, according to an article published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology.
5/17/2017 The Center for Physical Health, 4137 Boardman-Canfield Road, Suite 104, is offering a workshop, “Managing Back Pain and Sciatica,” at 9 a.m.
Consumer Reports: Relieve back pain without drugs
5/17/2017 It's one of the main reasons people see a doctor: back-pain. And in the U.S. it accounts for more than 24 million visits a year.
Total Health Chiropractic helps stop chronic back pain from sciatica and other conditions
5/17/2017 Most of the United State population lives with chronic neck and back pain at some point in their life, so when the pain become unbearable how can they deal with it?
Rory McIlroy: Scan reveals golfer's back pain a recurrence of earlier rib injury
5/17/2017 A scan has revealed that the back problem Rory McIlroy had at the Players Championship was a recurrence of his injury from earlier this year.
5 key notes on localized vs. nonlocalized low back pain
5/17/2017 Patients with nonlocalized back pain were associated with sciatica in the month before the survey more frequently than localized back pain patients; 48.1 percent of nonlocalized back pain patients were associated with sciatica compared with 30 percent ...
Pirates' Chad Kuhl: Pitches through apparent back pain - CBSSports ...
5/17/2017 Despite touching 100 mph Tuesday, Kuhl appeared to be dealing with back issues during his outing against the Nationals. Head trainer Todd Tomczyk visited ...