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Useful Links

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Arthritis Research

Back Book and Neck Book

Backcare - the charity for healthier backs

British Association of Spine Surgeons

British Pain Society

Cardiff and Vale Orthopaedic Centre (CAVOC)

Education Programs for Patients in Wales

Eurospine - Spine Disease Information

National Institute of Clinical Excellence

NHS

NHS Wales

North American Spine Society

Nuffield Cardiff & Vale - Physio & Rehab Information

Patient.co.uk

PhysioWorks (AU) - Physiotherapy Information

Safe Symptoms

Scoliosis Association UK

Scoliosis Research Society

Spine and Posture Care

Spine-health.com

Spine Universe

Support with Scoliosis Cymru

UK Spine Societies Board

Understand Spine Surgery

Recommended Books

Back Pain front cover Back Pain back cover

Back Pain

Neck Pain and Headaches front cover Neck Pain and Headaches back cover

Neck Pain and Headaches

The Back Sufferers' Pocket Guide front cover The Back Sufferers' Pocket Guide back cover

The Back Sufferers' Pocket Guide

Bad Back Book front cover

Bad Back Book

Coping Successfully with Pain front cover

Coping Successfully with Pain

Healing Back Pain front cover

Healing Back Pain

Pain Free Life front cover Pain Free Life rear cover

7 Steps To A Pain-Free Life

Treat Your Own Back front cover

Treat Your Own Back

Treat Your Own Neck front cover

Treat Your Own Neck