Cost, controversy, crisis

Low back pain and the health of the public

Richard (Rick) Deyo, D. Cherkin, D. Conrad, E. Volinn

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365 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)141-156
Number of pages16
JournalAnnual Review of Public Health
Volume12
StatePublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes

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Chiropractic
Workers' Compensation
Physician-Patient Relations
Combined Modality Therapy
Patient Education
Back Pain
Health Expenditures
Low Back Pain
Public Health
Costs and Cost Analysis

Keywords

  • back surgery
  • backache
  • disability
  • lumbar spine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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Cost, controversy, crisis : Low back pain and the health of the public. / Deyo, Richard (Rick); Cherkin, D.; Conrad, D.; Volinn, E.

In: Annual Review of Public Health, Vol. 12, 1991, p. 141-156.

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