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Lower Back Pain Clinical Trials

A listing of Lower Back Pain medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (153) clinical trials

Battlefield Acupuncture for Low Back Pain

The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of Battlefield Acupuncture (BFA) on outcomes for pain, sleep, and physical activity level in an active duty military sample with subacute or chronic lower back pain (LBP). BFA is a form of auricular acupuncture (AA) that has been implemented in ...

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Effect of the Temperature Used in Thermal Radiofrequency Ablation

Chronic lower back pain (CLBP) is a significant health care issue in the United States and the world. CLBP contributes to decreased quality of life, decreased function and increased utilization of health care resources. The causes of CLBP tend to be multifactorial. Arthropathy of the lumbar facet joints is thought ...

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The Effect of AposTherapy on Pain and Function in a Non Specific Low Back Pain

AposTherapy is a home-based exercise program utilizing footwear that causes exercise with normal daily activity that may significantly improve function in patients with back pain in general, and specifically Axial Low Back Pain (NSLBP). Capitalizing on the reported excellent adherence and clinical benefit of Apos Therapy in patients with significant ...

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The Use of Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) in the Treatment of Low Back Pain

We will recruit male and female MOFMC DoD beneficiaries between the ages of 18-65 years old with symptoms of lower back pain from any of the clinics at the MOFMC at Nellis Air Force Base. Patients taking Muscle relaxers of any type, Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents (NSAIDs), Tramadol, Gabapentin, Pregabalin, agree ...


Evaluating the Role of Neuroinflammation in Low Back Pain

The goal of this research study is to evaluate whether the central nervous systems of those with low back pain are different from those of healthy, pain-free individuals. Specifically, the researchers will test whether "glial cells" (the immune cells of the brain and spinal cord) are more active in patients ...


FDG PET/MRI Evaluation of Facet Joint Pain

10 patients with a clinical suspicion of at least 60% likelihood that low back pain arises from the lumbar facet joints will be recruited in clinic. The clinicians will rate the likelihood clinically of facet joint origin of pain and will assign a theoretical treatment plan based on initial clinical ...

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Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment and Postural Control: Systems Engineering Approach

The overall goal of this project is to develop sensitive and objective clinical research tools for the assessment of postural control of the trunk. In order to accomplish this goal, we aim to quantify balance performance in an unstable seated task. Specifically, the investigators will quantify balance performance in low ...

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Motor Control Mechanisms by CNS of Tuina in Patients With Lumbar Disk Herniation

Clinical researches has demonstrated the effectiveness of Tuina on lumbar disc herniation (LDH), but the mechanism remains unclear.The existing researches mainly focus on the mechanical mechanism of the local stability reconstruction of the lumbar spine. Our previous study found that LDH patients have lumbar CNS motion control disorder, and preliminary ...

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Clinical Morphological and Functional Success Predictors Following Lumbar Spinal Surgery in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain and Degenerative Disorders.

A classification-based approach to identify specific characteristics of patients who seriously suffer from chronic low back pain (CLBP) with referred pain to the legs who are likely to respond to certain interventions has become a research priority in the medical milieu in general and in physical therapy in particularly.While several ...

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Assessment of Chiropractic Treatment: Strength and Balance

This study will assess three functional outcomes (strength, balance and endurance) and patient-reported outcomes in participants with low back pain (LBP) treated with chiropractic care, providing evidence that may enhance our understanding of the relationship between functional outcomes and chiropractic care. The findings from this study may support the use ...

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