Trial ID or NCT#

NCT02503475

Status

RECRUITING

Purpose

The purpose of the Stanford Center for Back Pain is to investigate and characterize the mechanisms of four treatments for chronic low back pain. These interventions (research treatment) include real-time fMRI neurofeedback, mindfulness based stress reduction, cognitive behavioral therapy, and acupuncture treatment. The investigators plan to characterize both mechanisms of treatment effects and efficacy.

Official Title

Stanford Center for Back Pain

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: 21 Years to 65 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: Yes

Investigator(s)

Sean Mackey, MD, PhD
Pain management specialist, Anesthesiologist
Redlich Professor and Professor, by courtesy, of Neurology at the Stanford University Medical Center
Rachel Manber, PhD
Sleep specialist, Pediatric sleep specialist, Psychologist
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (General Psychiatry and Psychology-Adult) at the Stanford University Medical Center
Beth Darnall
Pain management specialist, Pain psychologist
Clinical Professor, Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine

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CONTACT

Eric Dixon
(650) 725-1646