Diagnostic Test Accuracy Review

Physical examination for lumbar radiculopathy due to disc herniation in patients with low-back pain

  1. Daniëlle AWM van der Windt1,*,
  2. Emmanuel Simons2,
  3. Ingrid I Riphagen3,
  4. Carlo Ammendolia4,
  5. Arianne P Verhagen5,
  6. Mark Laslett6,
  7. Walter Devillé7,
  8. Rick A Deyo8,
  9. Lex M Bouter9,
  10. Henrica CW de Vet10,
  11. Bert Aertgeerts2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Back and Neck Group

Published Online: 17 FEB 2010

Assessed as up-to-date: 28 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007431.pub2

How to Cite

van der Windt DAWM, Simons E, Riphagen II, Ammendolia C, Verhagen AP, Laslett M, Devillé W, Deyo RA, Bouter LM, de Vet HCW, Aertgeerts B. Physical examination for lumbar radiculopathy due to disc herniation in patients with low-back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD007431. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007431.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Keele University, Department of Primary Care & Health Sciences, Keele, Staffordshire, UK

  2. 2

    CEBAM, Belgian Branch of the Dutch Cochrane Centre, Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium

  3. 3

    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Unit for Applied Clinical Research, Faculty of Medicine, Trondheim, Norway

  4. 4

    Institute for Work & Health, Toronto, ON, Canada

  5. 5

    Erasmus Medical Center, Department of General Practice, Rotterdam, Netherlands

  6. 6

    Auckland University of Technology, School of Rehabilitation and Occupational Studies, Health and Rehabilitation Research Centre, Auckland, New Zealand

  7. 7

    NIVEL, International and Migrant Health, Utrecht, Netherlands

  8. 8

    Oregon Health and Science University, Evidence-Based Family Medicine, Portland, OR, USA

  9. 9

    VU University Medical Center, Executive Board, Amsterdam, Netherlands

  10. 10

    VU University Medical Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, Netherlands

*Daniëlle AWM van der Windt, Department of Primary Care & Health Sciences, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK. d.van.der.windt@cphc.keele.ac.uk. d.van.der.windt@cphc.keele.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 17 FEB 2010


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