Low back disorders : evidence-based prevention and rehabilitation /
by McGill, Stuart.Material type: BookPublisher: Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, 2007Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xvi, 312 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780736066921 (hard cover); 0736066926 (hard cover).Subject(s): Backache | Backache -- Prevention | Evidence-based medicine | Back Injuries -- prevention & control | Back Injuries -- rehabilitation | Evidence-Based Medicine | Low Back Pain -- prevention & control | Low Back Pain -- rehabilitationOnline resources: Table of contents only Table of contents also issued online.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction to the issues -- Scientific approach unique to this book -- Epidemiological studies on low back disorders (LBDs) -- Functional anatomy of the lumbar spine -- Normal and injury mechanics of the lumbar spine -- Lumbar spine stability : myths and realities -- LBD risk assessment -- Reducing the risk of low back injury -- The question of back belts -- Building better rehabilitation programs for low back injuries -- Evaluating the patient -- Developing the exercise program -- Advanced exercises.
Table of contents also issued online.