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Back care after surgery: To help you as you recover  
Abstract:  This handout covers what you can do and not do after back surgery. It also gives step-by-step instructions and illustrations for a basic exercise program and how to increase activities safely.
Author: Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2002, February 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine; Otolaryngology/4NE; General Surgery/4NE; 4NE (Neuro-Neurosurg, Otolaryngology, General Surg)
General Topics:  Surgery; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Musculoskeletal Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Spinal Cord Disorders; Spinal Cord; Exercise; Back Care; Back
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Booklet
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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