Journal article

Are obesity and body fat distribution associated with low back pain in women? A population-based study of 1128 Spanish twins

Amabile B Dario, Manuela L Ferreira, Kathryn Refshauge, Juan F Sanchez-Romera, Alejandro Luque-Suarez, John L Hopper, Juan R Ordonana, Paulo H Ferreira

European Spine Journal | SPRINGER | Published : 2016

Grants

Awarded by Regional Agency for Science and Technology, Murcia, Spain


Awarded by Ministry of Science and Innovation, Spain


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors would like to acknowledge the participation of the twins and the assistance of staffs and researchers from the Murcia Twin Registry for the implementation of this study. We also acknowledge the financial support to the Murcia Twin Registry by the Fundacion Seneca, Regional Agency for Science and Technology, Murcia, Spain (08633/PHCS/08 and 15302/PHCS/10) and Ministry of Science and Innovation, Spain (PSI11560-2009). Funding for this project has been also received from Fundacion MAPFRE (2012). MLF is a Sydney Medical Foundation Fellow. ABD is supported by the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) program "Science without Borders''-Brazil.