All About Back and Neck Pain
Provides resources and information for patients, and health care professionals specializing in back pain and neck pain care. Owned and published by DePuy Spine, Inc.
Article with exercises to build back muscles and to minimize the risk of back pains
The Back Page
Comprehensive information on Low Back and Neck Pain.
Comprehensive information and resources to help understand and treat this common disorder from about.com.
Back Pain - Health Factsheets from BUPA
Concise factsheets explaining the causes, symptoms and treatment of back pain, available for downloading in Adobe Acrobat.
Back Pain Information
Resource for information on back pain including symptoms, causes, treatment options, and doctor database.
Back Pain Information Page
Brief information sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
The Back Pain Information Web
Back pain information, signs and symptoms, medications, diagnostics, treatment, living with chronic pain. Written by licensed Registered Nurse in the state of NY who suffers long term disability due to back problems.
Back Pain Management
Information on causes, treatment and prevention.
Back Pain Site
Information about conditions, therapies, exercises, and doctors who treat this disorder.
Back Problems Message Board
Bulletin board for discussion of back and spine problems.
UK charity offering advice on how to care for your back. Some good information on self care.
Tips and advice for those with back pain.
Coccyx (tailbone) pain, or coccydynia, is often caused by a fall or childbirth. This site describes diagnosis, treatment and ways to cope.
Depression and Chronic Back Pain
Explains the connection and offers management suggestions.
eMedicine Health - Back Pain
Information on causes, symptoms, and treatment of back pain.
eMedicine Health - Sciatica
Information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment.
Helping people make informed decisions about spine surgery.
International Spine Intervention Society
An association of physicians interested in the development, implementation and standardization of percutaneous techniques for the precision diagnosis of spinal pain. Find a member section and patient information.
Key Components in Back Injury Prevention
Article from the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Low Back Pain
Information about causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Low Back Pain
Brief information sheet compiled by the National Institutes of Health. Includes links to other resources.
Low Back Pain
Information on retraining the transversus abdominis muscle under ultrasound.
Low back pain
Information for patients on low back pain, a common condition. Includes symptoms, causes, diagnosis, reg flags, investigations, treatment, and prevention information.
Low Back Pain Fact Sheet
Low back pain fact sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
Medline Plus: Back Pain
In depth overview of back pain and its diagnosis, treatments, new developments, clinical trials, prevention, coping, rehabilitation, and research.
North American Spine Society
Non-profit medical society focused on improving spine medicine through advocacy, research and education. Includes patient information on spine disorders.
This New York clinic provides good quality information on a range of back problems, including, scoliosis and herniated disc.
RadiologyInfo - Myelography
A patient's guide to this x-ray procedure used to examine the spinal cord and spinal column. Learn how to prepare, what you might experience, benefits, and the risks.
Information for patients about vertebroplasty. Learn what you might experience, how to prepare for the procedure, and the benefits vs. risks.
Back pain information site.
Information, resources and links for physicians and their patients dealing with Lumbar Spinal Stenosis.
Spine Dr., an informal group of patient-oriented spine surgeons across the United States. Spine Dr. provides information to people with spinal symptoms, paramedical and medical spine healthcare practitioners, and spine surgeons.
Information about back pain and neck pain, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis and full range of treatment options.
Back pain and spinal disease portal.
Information on the above condition from a sufferer. Includes a description of the condition and various treatments.
A short description of vertebroplasty, a treatment for compression fractures.
Yahoo! Health - Back Pain Health Center
Information on back pain causes, symptoms, and treatment options.
NPR : Ah, My Aching Back!
A four-part series examines why the spine is so prone to problems, and the current word on treatment, from surgery to physical therapy to pain medicine.
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