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Table 5 BMI-related risk of osteoarthritis and low back pain

From: Is obesity a risk factor for low back pain? An example of using the evidence to answer a clinical question

If your BMI is then your risk based solely on BMI
<25 minimal
25 – <27 minimal
27 – <30 minimal
30 – <35 moderate
35 – <40 moderate
>40 moderate to high