Accession Number:

ADA488588

Title:

Prevention of Low Back Pain in the Military: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Jun 2007-31 May 2008

Corporate Author:

FLORIDA UNIV GAINESVILLE

Report Date:

2008-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

The second year of the Prevention of Low Back Pain in the Military POLM clinical trial was extremely successful. The research team was able to complete all Year 2 tasks in a timely fashion, and continues to work ahead in several areas. Study recruitment was completed in Year 2, with immediate follow-ups continuing to Year 3. This year the first publication from the POLM study was reported in the peer review literature and the first presentation was completed at a national conference. Long term follows up were started in Year 2, using the study specific website as the platform for data collection and will continue in last 2 years of the study.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE