Excel PT: Pelvic Floor and Back Pain

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PELVIC FLOOR: THE FLOOR OF THE CORE AND LOWER BACK

Decreased functioning of the pelvic floor muscles is associated with the development of low back pain. When patient-specific pelvic floor exercises are integrated into the treatment of low back pain, patients achieve decreased pain and improved activity participation compared to those patients whose treatment omitted pelvic floor exercises (Bhatnager & Sahu, 2017) .

By Ashley Long, PT, DPT

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