The prevalence and risk factors of low back pain in the eastern Black Sea region of Turkey

Capkin E., Karkucak M., Cakirbay H., Topbas M., Karaca A., Kose M. M. , ...More

Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, vol.28, no.4, pp.783-787, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/bmr-150584
  • Journal Name: Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.783-787
  • Keywords: Low back pain, prevalence, Turkey, smoking, life style, PREDICTORS
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


BACKGROUND: Low back pain (LBP) is a public health problem commonly seen in all societies.