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Spine Research Group (SPIR)

Research Group

Main organisation:Research Council
Lifecycle:22 Feb 2006  →  Today
Organisation profile:

SPIR or the Spine Research Group aims to bundle spine research within the Faculty of Physical Education and Physiotherapy and to try to develop larger-scale scientific projects. The research includes both fundamental and functional aspects, ranging from the study of anatomical variations of the vertebrae to prevention of complaints and the development of intervention programs to the kinesitherapeutic treatment of spine related problems.

Keywords:Treatment of Spinal Problems, Spine Research, Psychosocial, Epidemiology, Ergonomy, Physiotherapy, Prevention of Spinal Problems, Prevention of Low Back Problems, Aetiology, Anatomy
Disciplines:Law, Morphological sciences, Public health care, Orthopaedics, Medical imaging and therapy