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2021 Feb 10

Eur Spine J

The influence of cognitive behavioral therapy on lumbar spine surgery outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis.


Parrish JM, Jenkins NW, Parrish MS, Cha EDK, Lynch CP, Massel DH, Hrynewycz NM, Mohan S, Geoghegan CE, Jadczak CN, Westrick J, Van Horn R, Singh K
Eur Spine J. 2021 Feb 10.
PMID: 33566172.


As more patients undergo lumbar spine surgery, novel interventions may improve physical and mental health outcomes. Few studies summarize the benefit of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) among lumbar spine surgery patients. This study collects randomized control trial data to investigate the influence of CBT on patient reported outcomes among lumbar spine surgery patients.