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Volume:122 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14007
Ace Report Cover Physical Therapy & Rehab

Lumbar Bracing for Chronic Back Pain

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OrthoEvidence. Lumbar Bracing for Chronic Back Pain. ACE Report. 2021;122(1):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/14007

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Lumbar Bracing for Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2021 Aug 1;100(8): 742-749.

Contributing Authors: TM Annaswamy KJ Cunniff M Kroll L Yap M Hasley CK Lin J Petrasic

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Fifty nine patients with uncomplicated chronic back pain were randomized to receive a semirigid back brace (n=25) in addition to standard care or standard care alone (n=34). The outcomes of interest were the Pain Disability Questionnaire (PDQ), Patient-Reported Outcome Measurement Information System, The Numerical rating scale for pain and the EuroQoL 5-Dimension (EQ-5D). Interim analysis demonstr...

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