Harvard Women's Health Watch

Physical therapy and back surgery equally effective, study shows

One of the few clinical trials to compare surgery to physical therapy for low back pain indicates that they are equally effective.

To continue reading this article you must be registered.

Get Licensed Content to Harvard Health

If you are interested in licensing content from Harvard Health Publications, please contact us using our online form. Our licensing and business development professionals will help you leverage consumer health content from Harvard Medical School as a clear differentiator in helping achieve your business goals.

Contact Us

Customer Log In