Lower Back Pain a Possible Indicator of Future Osteoarthritis of the Knee or Hip, Study Finds

Lower Back Pain a Possible Indicator of Future Osteoarthritis of the Knee or Hip, Study Finds

A study examining the purported link between lower back pain (LBP) and lumbar disc degeneration (LDD) determined evidence of an association between LBP and hip or knee osteoarthritis. A review of several published observational studies was unable to establish an association between LBP and osteophytes, though a moderate association between LBP (particularly neuropathic pain) and […]

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