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Books

Adolescent Health Care, a Practical Guide, Lawrence S. Neinstein (Editor), Catherine M. Gordon (Editor), Debra K. Katzman (Editor), David S. Rosen (Editor), Elizabeth R. Woods (Editor)
Review on Google Books
The Encyclopedia of the Back and Spine Systems, Mary Harwell Sayler, Arya Nick Shamie
Review on Google Books
Brunner & Suddarth's Textbook of Canadian Medical-surgical Nursing, Pauline Paul, Beverly Williams
Review on Google Books
Adult Degenerative Scoliosis: Coronal and Sagittal Deformities: Treatment and Management 1st Edition, James S. Harrop (Editor), Alexander R. Vaccaro (Editor), Ahmed J. Awad (Editor), Edward C. Benzel (Foreword)
Review on Google Books
Clinical Health Psychology in Medical Settings: A Practitioner's Guidebook Second Edition, Cynthia D Belar (Author), William W Deardorff (Author)
Review on Google Books

Associations

American Association for Neurological Surgeons
Artificial Cervical Disc Surgery

Libraries and Research Organizations

US Pain Foundation's InVisible Project, Osteoarthritis and Chronic Low Back Pain Magazine:
2018 Osteoarthritis and Chronic Low Back Pain Magazine
2019 Osteoarthritis and Chronic Low Back Pain Magazine
National Institutes of Health
A Systematic Review of the Effects of Exercise and Physical Activity on Non-Specific Chronic Low Back Pain
The effects of strength exercise and walking on lumbar function, pain level, and body composition in chronic back pain patients
Disc Replacement Surgery
The effects of strength exercise and walking on lumbar function, pain level, and body composition in chronic back pain patients
Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences
Resource Topics: General Information
University of Virgina Health Systems
Low Back Health [PDF]
Orthopaedic Surgery Portal | Spine - UT Southwestern
Orthopaedic Resources

Hospitals and Clinics

Weill Cornell Medicine
Growing Interest in Spinal Cord Stimulation to Treat Chronic Pain
Cornell.edu
Thesis: Revisiting the Cost-effectiveness of Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 Versus Iliac Crest Bone Graft in Lumbar Spinal Arthrodesis
Thesis: Design and Evaluation of Dynamic Knee Orthosis System For Females with Knee Ligament Injuries [PDF]
Clear Institute
What is a Cervical Curvature and Why is it Important?
How to Deal with Adult Degenerative Scoliosis
Mayfield Clinic of Cincinnati, Ohio
Acute Neck Pain
Steroid Injection for Joint Pain

News Organizations

The New York Times
Pierre-Paul Has Surgery for a Herniated Disk
Washington Post
‘Text neck’ is becoming an ‘epidemic’ and could wreck your spine
The Telegraph
I tried pilates to cure my bad back – here's what happened next
LA Times
Fix your aching back, rebuild your shrinking brain
BBC
Knife to Skin
ABC News
Epidural Steroid Injection Risks Include Incurable Arachnoiditis
NPR
Pain In The Back? Exercise May Help You Learn Not To Feel It
Fox News
The truth about expensive travel gear
Business Insider
'The pain takes over and it's torture': Inside the search for new ways to treat pain as America fights against opioid addiction
Huffington
The Painful Truth About Office Back Pain
Wall Street Journal
Health Matters: For back trouble, new treatments may beat traditional surgery
Patients Should Know When to Say 'No' to Tests
Chicago Tribune
Making a clean sweep can be easy
Forbes
Forbes' Best of the Web
WNDU (South Bend IN new report/video)
All gain, less pain after abdominal surgery
Yahoo Finance
Kuros Biosciences Announces Treatment of the First Patient in its Spinal Fusion Trial with Fibrin-PTH

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