Many patients with acute low back pain do not recover with basic first line care (advice, reassurance, simple analgesia if necessary). It is unclear whether intensive patient education improves clinical outcomes for those already receiving first-line care.
To determine the effectiveness of intensive patient education for acute low back pain.
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Randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Recrui...Expand abstract
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