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Cost-effectiveness of medical yoga for non-specific low back pain

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Cost-effectiveness of early interventions for non-specific low back pain: A randomized controlled study investigating medical yoga, exercise therapy and self-care advice

J Rehabil Med. 2015 Jan 27;47(2):167-73.

Contributing Authors: E Aboagye ML Karlsson J Hagberg I Jensen

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153 patients with non-specific low back pain were randomized to participate in medical yoga, exercise therapy, or self-care advice treatment. This was done to assess the cost-effectiveness of various treatment methods for low back pain. Health-related quality of life as well as quality-adjusted life year value were assessed over a period of 12 months. Results indicated that, for patients complying...

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