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Strength & Conditioning Journal:
doi: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e3182822bb1
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Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain and Exercise

Ronai, Peter MS, RCEP, CSCS*D, NSCA-CPT*D1; Sorace, Paul MS, RCEP, CSCS*D2

Section Editor(s): Ronai, Peter MS, RCEP, CSCS*D, NSCA-CPT

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Abstract

SUMMARY: CHRONIC NONSPECIFIC LOW BACK PAIN (CNSLBP) IS A COMMON MUSCULOSKELETAL CONDITION OFTEN RESULTING IN PHYSICAL INACTIVITY AND DISABILITY. EXERCISE IS BENEFICIAL TO IMPROVE HEALTH-RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE FOR PERSONS WHO SUFFER FROM CNSLBP. THIS COLUMN DISCUSSES CNSLBP EPIDEMIOLOGY AND ETIOLOGY AS WELL AS EXERCISE EFFECTS, BENEFITS, AND GOALS FOR PERSONS WITH CNSLBP.

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