Last updated on April 2009

The Effects of Short Arc Banding

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Chronic Low Back Pain
  • Age: Between 18 - 55 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female
  • Other:
    Chronic mechanical low back pain (LBP) with a duration of greater than six weeks,
    everity and location remaining the same
    No current radicular symptoms extending below the knee
    Logan College Faculty, staff, as well as patients from any of Logan Health Center's
    allied clinics

You may not be eligible for this study if the following are true:

  • Current radicular symptoms extending below the knee
    A history of neurological disease,
    History of severe lumbar trauma or surgery
    Contraindications to lumbar manipulation
    Current use of muscle relaxants or analgesics
    Degenerative joint disease (DJD)
    Recent spinal manipulative therapy (within 2 weeks of start of trial)
    Current use of modalities (e-stim, vibration, etc) and other exercise
    Heart, kidney thyroid disorders and chronic disease
    Female subjects who are pregnant or breast feeding

Recruitment Status: Open

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