Journal of Spinal Disorders
1996 Volume 9, Number 1
Bryon Holmes, Vert Mooney, Scott Negri, Scott Leggett, Jean Nichols, An Hoeyberghs

Study Outcomes & Clinical Relevance: This study confirmed that many back pain sufferers have weaker lumbar extension strength and that some symptomatic geriatric women can increase strength with progressive resistance exercise, which leads to a decrease in low back pain.