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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 901341, 5 pages
Research Article

Back Pain in Poland and Germany: A Survey of Prevalence and Association with Demographic Characters

1Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, Clinic for Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, School of Medicine, Johannes Gutenberg University, Duesbergweg 6, 55128 Mainz, Germany
2Faculty of Psychology, University of Warsaw, Ulica Stawki 5/7, 00-183 Warsaw, Poland

Received 18 February 2014; Revised 17 June 2014; Accepted 17 June 2014; Published 1 July 2014

Academic Editor: Sebastian Straube

Copyright © 2014 Lea Henn et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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