Use of the PREPARE (PREhabilitation, Physical Activity and exeRcisE) program to improve outcomes after lumbar fusion surgery for severe low back pain: a study protocol of a person-centred randomised controlled trial

Hanna Lotzke*, Max Jakobsson, Helena Brisby, Annelie Gutke, Olle Hagg, Rob Smeets, Marlies den Hollander, Lars-Eric Olsson, Mari Lundberg

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Original languageEnglish
Article number349
JournalBMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
Publication statusPublished - 18 Aug 2016


  • Prehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation
  • Spinal fusion surgery
  • Physiotherapy
  • Cognitive behavioural approach
  • Person-centred
  • Chronic low back pain
  • Physical activity

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