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Low back pain studies on ABC Health Report


22 June 2009

Dr Manuela Ferreira
Dr Manuela Ferreira

Dr Manuela Ferreira, Research Fellow from the Faculty of Health Sciences was interviewed on ABC Radio National's Health Report about her research into when and why patients seek intervention for low back pain.

Researchers at Monash University in Melbourne looked at people with chronic low back pain who have participated in exercise and questioned them about their exercise preference; and researchers at Sydney University tried to find out when people who suffer from low back pain feel it's worthwhile to consider intervention. Listen online now

For more information on the Faculty's research in this area visit the Back Pain Research Group website.