Low Back Pain and Obesity (Review Article)

  • Mohammed Sh. Al- Edanni
  • Mohammed Sh. Al- Edanni
Keywords: obesity,, low back pain×


Low back pain a major causes of morbidity throughout the world and it is a most debilitating condition ,and can lead to decreased physical function ,compromised quality of life, and psychological distress.

Obesity is nowadays a pandemic condition. Obese subjects are commonly characterized by musculoskeletal disorders and particularly by non-specific LBP. However, the relationship between obesity and LBP remain to date unsupported by objective measurements of mechanical behavior of spine and it is morphology in obese subjects.                                    

Key words: obesity, low back pain,


How to Cite
Al- Edanni, M., & Al- Edanni, M. (2019). Low Back Pain and Obesity (Review Article). AL-Kindy College Medical Journal, 14(2), 1-6. https://doi.org/10.47723/kcmj.v14i2.37