The Exercise Effects of Treating Low Back Pain with Physical Therapy and Exercise
Exercise and physical therapy has been known to effectively treat low back pain. Recent studies demonstrate that over 12 months, researchers who carried out range of motion exercises had decreased the risk of low back pain by 35 percent!
Additionally, those that were taught to lift with proper ergonomics reduced their risk of low back pain by 35 percent. Madison Physical Therapy TM has been successful in keeping injured workers at work saving employers lost revenue and productivity with their physical therapy and safe functional lifting education.
Millions of people suffer from chronic back pain annually and 25% of those are at risk of losing their jobs or getting injured at work due to chronic back pain.
Physical therapy has also been effectively utilized to treat and prevent low back pain by decreasing fear and avoidant behaviors and maintaining movement.
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