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Low back pain is a massive health problem. For those who experience an acute episode, around 40% will develop disabling long-term or chronic low back pain.
Our 3 year (2013-2016) NHMRC funded PREVENT Study aims to prevent people with acute low back pain developing chronic low back pain.
As part of our PREVENT study, participants will meet with a pain clinician for an examination and two one-hour consultations to discuss their condition. This service is completely free. If you are interested to participate please contact the Prevent team.
Are you currently suffering an acute (less than 4 weeks) episode of low back pain?
You are invited to participate in our NHMRC research project – the PREVENT study – which aims to help people recover early from their low back pain.
To participate, you will meet with a pain clinician at Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA), Barker Street, Randwick 2031, or at a participating practice for an examination and two one-hour consultations to discuss your condition. This service is completely free to you.
For further information please contact:
Dr Markus Huebscher
T 02 9399 1049
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