Efficacy of Lumbar Traction

Efficacy of Lumbar Traction
By GJMG van der Heijden, AJMH Beurskens, MJM Dirx, LM Bouter, and E Lindeman

Summary: A pilot study for randomized clinical trial compares the effect of high-dose continuous lumbar traction and low-dose continuous lumbar traction on the magnitude and rate of recovery with patient for low back pain.

Conclusion: 34% of the control group and 64% in the treatment group reported that they had completely recovered or were much improved.