A University of Pittsburgh study, published online in the Annals of Internal Medicine, found nearly equal success between physical therapy and decompression surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis, a degenerative condition that commonly occurs as people age.
A University of Pittsburgh study, published online in the Annals of Internal Medicine, found nearly equal success between physical therapy and decompression surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis, a degenerative condition that commonly occurs as people age. Yeko Photo Studio Tribune
A University of Pittsburgh study, published online in the Annals of Internal Medicine, found nearly equal success between physical therapy and decompression surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis, a degenerative condition that commonly occurs as people age. Yeko Photo Studio Tribune

Physical therapy may be as effective as surgery for back pain

April 11, 2015 01:59 PM

UPDATED April 14, 2015 10:26 AM

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