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Low back pain (LBP) is the most common type of pain reported by U.S. adults across all age groups and is the leading cause of disability worldwide. Up to 80% of individuals will experience LBP at some point in their lives. 411 patients ages 20-98 were seen over a one-year period for LBP at Castleton Family Health Center in Rutland County, Vermont. Patients and providers both saw a benefit to having educational materials on LBP in the office.
Castleton Family Health Center
Low back pain, LBP, patient education, community health, intervention, Rutland, Vermont
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Medical Education | Primary Care
Lu, Xiaoyu, "Improving patient understanding of low back pain in the primary care setting" (2016). Family Medicine Block Clerkship, Student Projects. 204.