7: Episode 7: Back Pain Red Flags


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Today is all about back pain. There are a fair few generic red flags for this complaint.

These are the big take home points!

Saddle Anesthesia

Bowel or Urinary dysfunction or loss of control

Lower limb weakness or neurology

Vulnerable clients (immuno-compromised, cancer, steroid users, IVDU,

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