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Health Promot Perspect. 2017;7(4): 223-229. doi: 10.15171/hpp.2017.39
PMID: 29085800        PMCID: PMC5647358

Original Article

Prevalence and risk factors of low back pain among school age children in Iran

Iman Dianat 1, Arezou Alipour 1, Mohammad Asghari Jafarabadi 2, 3 * ORCID

Cited by CrossRef: 7


1- Bento T, Cornelio G, Perrucini P, Simeão S, de Conti M, de Vitta A. Low back pain in adolescents and association with sociodemographic factors, electronic devices, physical activity and mental health. Jornal de Pediatria. 2020;96(6):717 [Crossref]
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4- Hoseini S, Jafari M, Asl Soleimani Z, Qaderi Bagajan K, Sadeghi M, Zolfaghari S, Mouraux A. Psychometric Properties of the Abdominal Pain Index (API) in the Iranian Adolescent Population. Pain Research and Management. 2020;2020:1 [Crossref]
5- Calvo‐Muñoz I, Kovacs F, Roqué M, Seco‐Calvo J. The association between the weight of schoolbags and low back pain among schoolchildren: A systematic review, meta‐analysis and individual patient data meta‐analysis. Eur J Pain. 2020;24(1):91 [Crossref]
6- Dario A, Kamper S, O'Keeffe M, Zadro J, Lee H, Wolfenden L, Williams C. Family history of pain and risk of musculoskeletal pain in children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Pain. 2019;160(11):2430 [Crossref]
7- Bento T, Cornelio G, Perrucini P, Simeão S, Conti M, de Vitta A. Low back pain in adolescents and association with sociodemographic factors, electronic devices, physical activity and mental health. Jornal de Pediatria (Versão em Português). 2020;96(6):717 [Crossref]
8- Beynon A, Hebert J, Lebouef-Yde C, Walker B. Potential risk factors and triggers for back pain in children and young adults. A scoping review, part II: unclear or mixed types of back pain. Chiropr Man Therap. 2019;27(1) [Crossref]
9- Dianat I, Alipour A, Asghari Jafarabadi M. Multigroup latent class model of musculoskeletal pain combinations in children/adolescents: identifying high-risk groups by gender and age. J Headache Pain. 2018;19(1) [Crossref]
10- Kędra A, Plandowska M, Kędra P, Czaprowski D. Physical activity and low back pain in children and adolescents: a systematic review. Eur Spine J. 2021;30(4):946 [Crossref]
11- Akbari-Chehrehbargh Z, Tavafian S, Montazeri A. The structural relationship between spine-related behavior among pupils and the constructs of social cognitive theory: A structural equation modeling analysis. Payesh. 2020;19(5):581 [Crossref]

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