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Primary care interventions to prevent low back pain in adults: recommendation statement.
Published by National Guidelines, Clearinghouse, USA.

How to prevent low back pain
Burton AK, Balague F, Cardon G, Eriksen HR, Henrotin Y, Lahad A, Leclerc A, Muller G, van der Beek AJ; COST B13 Working Group on European Guidelines for Prevention in Low Back Pain.
How to prevent low back pain. Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol. 2005 Aug;19(4):541-55. Review.
Erratum in: Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol. 2005 Dec;19(6):1095. Balague, F [added]; Cardon, G [added]; Eriksen, HR [added]; Henrotin, Y [added]; Lahad, A [added]; Leclerc, A [added]; Muller, G [added]; van der Beek, AJ [added].
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Clinical update: low back pain
Balagué F, Mannion AF, Pellisé F, Cedraschi C
The Lancet - Vol. 369, Issue 9563, 03 March 2007 , Pages 726-728
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New review article
Vleeming A, Albert HB, Ostgaard HC, Sturesson B, Stuge B. European guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of pelvic girdle pain. Eur Spine J 2008.
[Epub ahead of print]
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