XX Files: Sacroiliac joint dysfunction is source of many back pain cases
November 14, 2013 12:15 am • XX FILES • Julie Watkins, St. Luke’s Hospital By Julie Watkins St. Luke’s Hospital Low back pain is the fifth most common reason for all physician visits in the United States, according to recent reports. It is ...
The Dysfunction In D.C.
The NFL certainly is putting the “fun” into dysfunction these days ... spotlight now shifts to the passive-aggressive drama between Washington head coach Mike Shanahan and superstar quarterback Robert Griffin III. In their public comments throughout ...
Sacroiliac Joint Pain - What Arthritis Patients Need to Know
Sacroiliac joint pain, also referred to as SI joint pain or SI joint dysfunction, is among the common causes of low back pain. Typically, sacroiliac joint pain is very annoying and intrusive but it can most often be treated without drastic measures.
Owner's Manual: What is (the) Hip?
A number of muscles attach to various sites on the sacrum and ilia and are responsible for hip and trunk function. Any of these structures may be inflamed in SI dysfunction. The symptoms can be very confusing; pain is often localized to the SI joint ...
Sacroiliac joint dysfunction can be causing lower back pain: The You Docs
When I started having pelvic pain, my doctor said both my back and pelvic pain are caused by "sacroiliac joint dysfunction." I never heard of it. What can I do? When Chubby Checker, the guy who made the Twist a global dance fad, sang "Start a little ...