Initial treatment includes activity restriction, painkillers such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and a course of physiotherapy.
Over time, most patients with back pain can resume their occupational or recreational activities, starting with low impact aerobic exercises. Those who are unable to obtain relief via these measures, or patients with severe pressure on the nerves, may require surgical intervention.
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