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Electrical stimulation for chronic non-specific low back pain in a working-age population: a 12-week double blinded randomized controlled trial

BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders201314:117

Received: 7 August 2012

Accepted: 20 March 2013

Published: 28 March 2013

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Original Submission
7 Aug 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
17 Nov 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Yocheved Laufer
12 Jan 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Arnaud Dupeyron
21 Feb 2013 Author responded Author comments - Matthew Thiese
Resubmission - Version 2
21 Feb 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 2
20 Mar 2013 Editorially accepted
28 Mar 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2474-14-117

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Authors’ Affiliations

Rocky Mountain Center for Occupational & Environment Health, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Utah