Saturday, January 06, 2007

Non-drug treatment for lower back pain

A team at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System found that "psychological treatments—namely, behavioral and cognitive-behavioral therapies; self-regulatory therapies such as hypnosis, biofeedback and relaxation; and supportive counseling—either alone or as part of a multidisciplinary approach proved superior to no treatment or 'treatment as usual'" in the treatment chronic lower-back pain.

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