Neck and back pain in bicycling

Chad Alan Asplund, Charles Webb, Thad Barkdull

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Abstract

Neck and back pain are among the most common overuse injuries in cyclists. Bicycle fit, improper equipment, training errors, and individual anatomic factors are important evaluation considerations. By learning how to recognize and treat contributing factors, as well as learning a few simple bike-fitting techniques, physicians can treat and prevent many common problems of this popular activity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)271-274
Number of pages4
JournalCurrent Sports Medicine Reports
Volume4
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005

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Bicycling
Neck Pain
Back Pain
Learning
Cumulative Trauma Disorders
Physicians
Equipment and Supplies

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  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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Neck and back pain in bicycling. / Asplund, Chad Alan; Webb, Charles; Barkdull, Thad.

In: Current Sports Medicine Reports, Vol. 4, No. 5, 01.01.2005, p. 271-274.

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Asplund, Chad Alan ; Webb, Charles ; Barkdull, Thad. / Neck and back pain in bicycling. In: Current Sports Medicine Reports. 2005 ; Vol. 4, No. 5. pp. 271-274.
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