Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Effects of lumbar discectomy on disability and depression in patients with chronic low back pain

Gholamreza Farzanegan 1 , * , Mohsen Alghasi 2 , Saeid Safari 3 and Seyyed Ali Ahmadi 2
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1 Department of Neurosurgery, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Neurosurgery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Anesthesiology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: July 1, 2011, 1 (1); 20-24
  • Published Online: July 1, 2011
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: June 1, 2011
  • Revised: June 8, 2011
  • Accepted: June 12, 2011
  • DOI: 10.5812/kowsar.22287523.1529

To Cite: Farzanegan G, Alghasi M, Safari S, Ahmadi S A. Effects of lumbar discectomy on disability and depression in patients with chronic low back pain, Anesth Pain Med. 2011 ; 1(1):20-24. doi: 10.5812/kowsar.22287523.1529.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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