Low back pain
Dr Glen Sheh MBChB, BHB, FAFRM (RACP), FFPMANZCA
Staff Specialist, Supervisor of Training Pain Medicine, Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Concord Hospital, NSW.
Low back pain is a very common problem in the industrial world. It affects approximately 80% of the population and it is estimated that up to 85% of cases do not have an underlying aetiology. 1