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Addition of MoodGYM to physical treatments for chronic low back pain: A randomized controlled trial.


Petrozzi JM, Leaver A, Ferreira PH, Rubinstein SM, Jones MK, Mackey MG
Chiropr Man Therap. 2019; 27:54.
PMID: 31673330.


Low back pain (LBP) is prevalent, costly and disabling. A biopsychosocial treatment approach involving physical and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is recommended for those with chronic LBP. It is not known if online psychological coaching tools might have a role in the secondary prevention of LBP related disability. To assess the effectiveness of an internet-delivered psychological program (MoodGYM) in addition to standard physical treatment in patients with chronic non-specific LBP at medium risk of ongoing disability.