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    Acute low back pain. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us. Updated November 22, 2013. Accessed November 26, 2013.


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    Chronic low back pain. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
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    Dahm KT, Brurberg KG, Jamtvedt G, Hagen KB. Advice to rest in bed versus advice to stay active for acute low-back pain and sciatica.
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    Katz JN. Lumbar disc disorders and low-back pain: socioeconomic factors and consequences.
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    9/16/2008 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    12/16/2008 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    1/30/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    2/17/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    2/17/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Chou R, Fu R, Carrino JA, Deyo RA. Imaging strategies for low-back pain: systematic review and meta-analysis.
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    2/24/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Sahar T, Cohen M, Ne'eman V, et al. Insoles for prevention and treatment of back pain.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
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    9/2/2009 DynaMed Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Urquhart D, Hoving J, Assendelft W, Roland M, van Tulder M. Antidepressants for non-specific low back pain.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
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    11/12/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: US Food and Drug Administration. FDA clears Cymbalta to treat chronic musculoskeletal pain. US Food and Drug Administration website. Available at:
    http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm232708.htm.
    Updated April 19, 2013. Accessed November 26, 2013.


    12/17/2010
    DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Andersen LL, Christensen KB, Holtermann A, et al.

    Effect of physical exercise interventions on musculoskeletal pain in all body regions among office workers: a one-year randomized controlled trial.
    Man Ther.
    2010;15(1):100-104.


    10/21/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Chan CW, Mok NW, Yeung EW. Aerobic exercise training in addition to conventional physiotherapy for chronic low back pain: a randomized controlled trial.
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    11/29/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Gatti R, Faccendini S, Tettamanti A, Barbero M, Balestri A, Calori G. Efficacy of trunk balance exercises for individuals with chronic low back pain: a randomized clinical trial.
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther.
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    11/25/2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance.https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Wegner I, Widyahening IS, et al. Traction for low-back pain with or without sciatica. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Aug 19;8.

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    Canadian Orthopaedic Association

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    Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation

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