Lower Back Pain Videos Directory
When is lower back pain simply a muscle strain, and when is it a condition such as degenerative disc disease? What treatment plan is most effective for lower back pain? The Spine-health Lower Back Pain Video Directory provides interactive videos and doctor commentary that explain lower back pain anatomy and various treatment options for lower back pain.
Acute Lower Back Pain Video
Acute pain in the lower back is a pain that has been present for less than five weeks. Learn more about acute lower back pain and how to handle it in this informative video.
Anti-Inflammatory Medications for Back Pain Relief Video
Learn how to correctly use anti-inflammatory medications for back inflammation relief with prescription and over-the-counter medications.
Back Pain Video: When Should I See a Doctor for Treatment?
Learn about medications and home treatments for back pain and specific reasons and symptoms that indicate a need to visit a doctor.
Back Spasm Treatment Video
A back spasm is a natural reaction to limit motion when the body believes there is improper movement or injury in the back.
Back Strains and Sprains Video
A muscle strain or a muscle sprain in the back is the most common cause of back pain. In most people, this pain will last a short time, a few days to a couple of weeks.
Causes of Back Muscle Spasms Video
Muscle spasms in the back can be caused by a muscle strain, a sprained muscle, or an underlying condition.
Causes of Lower Back Pain Video
Chronic pain in the lower back may be caused by the discs or the joints of the spine.
Causes of Pregnancy Back Pain Video
Back pain and sciatica are very common during pregnancy, with a number of reasons women are susceptible during this time.
Chiropractic Adjustment of the Lumbar Spine (Low Back) Video
Lower back pain can be treated by a chiropractor performing adjustments to the lumbar spine, demonstrated in this video.
Coccydynia (Tailbone Pain) Video
Learn about coccydynia (tailbone pain) and its causes, symptoms, and treatment options, both conservative and surgical.
Hamstring Exercises for Low Back Pain Relief Video
A visual demonstration of the correct exercises and stretches for the hamstring muscles that are designed to bring relief for lower back pain.
Lumbar Herniated Disc Video
A herniated disc in the lumbar spine can put pressure on spinal nerve roots, causing pain in the lower back or legs.
Medications for Back Pain Video
Medications are categorized by delivery method and by the different types of medications.
Metastatic Spinal Cancer Video
Metastatic cancer is one of they types of tumors that can affect the spinal column, usually spreading from another part of the body.
Physiatry for Back Pain Video
Learn about how a physiatrist can help with back pain in this video.
Spinal Infection Video
A spinal infection, also called osteomyelitis, is a rare condition except in patients with a compromised immune system.
Spine Anatomy Interactive Video
See illustrations of spinal anatomy and learn about components of the spine to help you better understand various sources of back pain and other back problems.
Spondylolisthesis Overview Video
Learn about the different types of spondylolisthesis, the grading scale of the slippage, and typical symptoms of spondylolisthesis.
Spondylolisthesis Symptoms and Causes Video
Learn about the symptoms and causes of spondylolisthesis and the difference between degenerative and isthmic spondylolisthesis.
Degeneration in the spine, either from degenerative disc disease or from osteoarthritis, is known as spondylosis.
Treatment for Back Pain Flare-Ups Video
Learn about treatments for low back pain, including proper methods for controlling inflammation, strength training, medications and more.
Treatment for Spondylolisthesis Video
The goal of treating spondylolisthesis is to stabilize the spinal segment and stop or reverse the progression of the slippage.
Video: What is EMG/NCS?
An electromyogram - also called a nerve conduction study - may be performed to determine whether there is degeneration of the nerve or if pressure on the nerve of the spine.
Video: What is Lumbago?
Axial back pain and radicular pain are two types of lower back pain. Either of these may be referred to as lumbago.
Video: What is the Best Mattress for Back Pain?
Mattress comfort can help patients recover from their back pain. Learn how to choose the best mattress to avoid back pain.