Spine assessment

Discogenic pain- Back pain without visible structural disc damage

Discogenic pain: Back pain without visible structural disc damage

So, where is the back pain coming from? There is a possible explanation for this mysterious back pain. Interestingly, research has brought evidence showing that back pain, in particular low back pain, can be independent of nerve compression as frequently seen in disc herniation, but originate directly from the disc itself due to local inflammatory …

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SIGMD for spinal impairment assessment

The mystery of SIGMD for spinal impairment assessment revealed

Spinal Impairment Guides Modification Document (SIGMD) for TAC clients who suffered injuries to their spine after 14 December 2016.   Mr Thomas Kossmann presented a breakfast seminar on the new SIGMD legislation and in case you missed it, Lex Medicus is released a few articles to provide you with a comprehensive description of this new …

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