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Red Flags of Downie et al for Malignancy or Fracture As the Cause of Low Back Pain

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Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Downie et al reviewed publications on red flags related to low pack pain. They identified findings that shoule alert the clinician to the presence of metastatic cancer or fracture as the cause of the pain.  The authors are from multiple universities in Australia, Germany and the Netherlands.

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