Background Concerning chronic low back pain (CLBP), different cognitive–behavioral models have hypothesized that coping strategies play a role in the chronification of pain by changes in physical activity. Strategies such as avoidance – or persistent coping may be related to changes in (lumbar) muscle activity.
- Chronic low back pain
- Muscle activity
- BSS-Biomechatronics and rehabilitation technology
van der Hulst, M., Vollenbroek-Hutten, M. M. R., Schreurs, K. M. G., Schreurs, K. M., Rietman, J. S., & Hermens, H. J. (2010). Relationships between coping strategies and lumbar muscle activity in subjects with chronic low back pain. European journal of pain, 14(6), 640-647. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejpain.2009.10.011