Back pain article list

Kio University elucidates "fear" as a factor of trunk motor control disorder in low back pain workers

 Mr. Ren Fujii (Doctoral course) and Professor Shu Morioka of Kio University Graduate School have shown that the movement pattern and pain of the trunk during work movements for workers with low back pain […]

Forecast of back pain worsening while working with smart chair, Tohoku University made possible with AI technology

 The group of Professor Ryoichi Nagatomi of Tohoku University Graduate School actually used an office chair (smart chair) equipped with a load sensor.

Abnormal trunk control in patients with chronic low back pain, more prominent in daily living environment Kio University

 Yuki Nishi, a doctoral student at Kio University, and Shu Morioka, a professor at the same university, found that patients with chronic low back pain have abnormal trunk variability and stability during walking. […]

Complex effects of muscle activity abnormalities and pain-related factors on disability in patients with chronic low back pain Kio University

 Patients with chronic low back pain have a characteristic abnormal muscle activity called "decreased flexion relaxation phenomenon".This is the waist when standing and holding the bow posture […]

Discovered a time-dependent association between improvement of muscle activity abnormalities and improvement of pain-related factors in patients with chronic low back pain

 As a muscle activity characteristic of patients with chronic low back pain, when the trunk is flexed (bowed) in a standing position, the back muscles relax in a fully flexed position (bowed posture) […].