Evaluation and treatment of common spine and trunk problems

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Bibliographic Details
Title translated into German:Evaluation und Behandlung haeufiger Verletzungen und Schaeden der Wirbelsaeule und des Rumpfes
Author:Weiker, Garron G.
Published in:Clinics in sports medicine
Published:8 (1989), 3 , S. 399-417, Lit.
Format: Publications (Database SPOLIT)
Publication Type: Journal article
Media type: Print resource
Language:English
ISSN:0278-5919
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Identification number:PU199101041132
Source:BISp

Abstract

Although back pain in the athlete is generally of a benign mechanical nature, all complaints should taken seriously and fully evaluated. The physician should be alert to the many problems seen in the back of athletes and aware of what activities and sports specifically tend to aggravate certain problems. Although most of these entities can be treated with a relatively generic exercise protocol, each case must be individually evaluated and treatment tailored to fit the problem. Verf.-Referat