According to a study released by the Alliance for Physical Therapy Quality and Innovation (APTQI), there are exponential benefits to a physical therapy approach before turning to surgery or medication for lower back pain. The study found:
Physical therapy costs 19 percent less than injections and 75 percent less than a surgery-first approach.
Over an extended period, physical therapy saved individuals money, 18 percent savings comparison versus injections and 54 percent savings c...
Posted on 2020-01-29