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  1. Hu SS, et al. (2006). Disorders, diseases, and injuries of the spine. In HB Skinner, ed., Current Diagnosis and Treatment in Orthopedics, 4th ed., pp. 221–297. New York: McGraw-Hill.

  2. Furlan AD, et al. (2008). Massage for low-back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (4).

  3. Furlan AD, et al. (2005). Acupuncture and dry-needling for low back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (1).

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  5. Tilbrook HE, et al. (2011). Yoga for chronic low back pain: A randomized trial. Annals of Internal Medicine, 155(9): 569–578.

  6. Sherman KJ, et al. (2011). A randomized trial comparing yoga, stretching, and a self-care book for chronic low back pain. Archives of Internal Medicine, 171(22): 2019–2026.

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Other Works Consulted

  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (2010). Complementary and Alternative Therapies for Back Pain II (Evidence Report/Technology Assessment No. 194). Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Also available online: http://www.ahrq.gov/downloads/pub/evidence/pdf/backpaincam/backcam2.pdf.

  • American Geriatrics Society Panel on Pharmacological Management of Persistent Pain in Older Persons (2009). Pharmacological management of persistent pain in older persons. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 57(8): 1331–1346.

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  • Thorson DC, et al. (2010). Health Care Guideline: Adult Low Back Pain, 14th ed., pp. 1–74. Bloomington, MN: Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement.

  • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2004). Primary Care Interventions to Prevent Low Back Pain in Adults: Recommendation Statement. Available online: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/uspsback.htm.

  • Urquhart DM, et al. (2008). Antidepressants for non-specific low back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (1).

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