Rehabilitation (rehab) programs are designed to help people recover from low
back pain problems. They teach people how to care for their backs and prevent
reinjury. They can also help people who have long-term (chronic) pain learn
ways to deal with their pain (and with situations that make pain worse). Types
of rehab programs include:
These programs may be connected with a hospital, clinic, or medical
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerJoan Rigg, PT, OCS - Physical Therapy
Current as ofMarch 21, 2017
Current as of:
March 21, 2017
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Joan Rigg, PT, OCS - Physical Therapy
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