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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 590652, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/590652
Research Article

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Has a Negative Impact on Quality of Life Compared with Other Comorbidities: An Epidemiological Cross-Sectional Study of 1862 Community-Dwelling Individuals

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, 1 Hikarigaoka, Fukushima City 960-1295, Japan

Received 18 September 2013; Accepted 30 October 2013

Academic Editors: J. U. Carmona, G. Dar, H.-K. Tsou, and H. Zhang

Copyright © 2013 Koji Otani 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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