• Pain neuroscience education, cognition-targeted motor control training effectively reduced chronic spinal pain

    One year ago - By Healio

    Investigators found that in patients with chronic spinal pain, pain neuroscience education combined with cognition-targeted motor control training was more effective for improving pain than best-evidence physiotherapy.
    “When having chronic neck or low back pain, my advice it to stay active and move functionalwithout fear of pain or re-injury,” Anneleen Malfliet, MSc, told Healio.com/Orthopedics. “Your level of activity or way of moving prior to the chronic pain symptoms should be used as guideline/target in therapy.”
    Malfliet and colleagues performed a multicenter,
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