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Human Studies

2020 Aug 17

BMC Musculoskelet Disord



A prospective observational study on trajectories and prognostic factors of mid back pain.


Knecht C, Hartnack S, Sick B, Riner F, Schweinhardt P, Wirth B
BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2020 Aug 17; 21(1):554.
PMID: 32807140.


Although mid back pain (MBP) is a common condition that causes significant disability, it has received little attention in research and knowledge about trajectories and prognosis of MBP is limited. The purpose of this study was to identify trajectories of MBP and baseline risk factors for an unfavorable outcome in MBP patients undergoing chiropractic treatment.