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ACSM'S Health & Fitness Journal:
doi: 10.1249/FIT.0000000000000005

Get the Lowdown on Low Back Pain in Athletes

Huynh, Lisa M.D.; Chimes, Gary P. M.D., Ph.D.

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LEARNING OBJECTIVE: The reader should be able to distinguish between different low back pain generators using directional preference and develop a guided treatment plan. We also will review specific types of pain generators and how they relate to certain sports. Lastly, we will describe several exercises that have been shown to alleviate and prevent low back pain.

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