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Table 4 Associations between baseline parameters and number of LBP days during 12 weeks in 76 chiropractor patients

From: The Nordic back pain subpopulation program: Can low back pain patterns be predicted from the first consultation with a chiropractor? A longitudinal pilot study

  Total LBP days p-value
  (median [IQR])  
Male 17 [8-31] < 0.01
Females 29 [21-48]  
Duration   0.4
1 - 7 days 23 [10-41]  
- 3 months 22 [12-39]  
> 3 months 28 [15-49]  
Leg pain   0.6
yes 31 [14-46]  
no 21 [12-30]  
Diagnostic class   0.01
   Disc 35 [23-54]  
   SI-joint 22 [12-30]  
   Dysfunction 19 [8-41]  
   Muscle 12 [6-36]  
   Other* 15 [7-29]  
  1. *Classes with less than five patients pooled