A Zhineng Qigong Intervention for Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain and/or Leg Pain
Conditions: Chronic Low Back Pain; Chronic Sciatica; Lumbar Spinal Stenosis; Lumbar Disc Herniation; Lumbar Spondylolisthesis; Lumbago; Lumbar Disc Degeneration; Persistent Postoperative Pain Intervention: Other: Zhineng Qigong intervention Sponsors: Lund University; The Swedish Institute for Health Sciences; Ekhaga foundation; Greta and Johan Kock Foundation Completed
Conclusions. Almost all patients presenting for a lumbar MRI examination as referred by their GP had abnormal MRI findings. In total, 55% of the patients reported persistent sciatica in which imaging is recommended according to international guidelines.