Back pain

Photo of man with back pain
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Back pain usually gets better on its own within a few weeks. But what can you do if it doesn’t? And what can help if low back pain keeps coming back or becomes chronic? Test your knowledge of effective treatment options and typical causes.
Updated on January 8, 2021
Next planned update: 2024

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Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG, Germany)

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