Considering back surgery? Read this first

April 7, 2015 6:26 PM

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Considering back surgery? Read this first

If you're considering surgery for back pain, a new study suggests you first should try physical therapy, which is both less risky and less costly.

The University of Pittsburgh study found that surgery and physical therapy were equally helpful for lumbar spinal stenosis, a common condition in older people that makes walking painful.

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