WHAT IS LOW BACK PAIN?
-Low back pain is pain that occurs in the back of the body, below the twelfth rib and above the
greater trochanter of the femur.
What causes Back Pain?
– Physical-Occupational risk factors: heavy physical work; static work postures, bending, twistingand lifting; long-term exposure to whole-body vibration
– Individual: Poor posture, bad body mechanics, overweight, not enough exercise.