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Golden Hour was founded by Dr. D. Netzer and Dr. E. Berkovits from the Department of Family Health Care in Haifa.

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1. Fardon DF, Milette PC. Nomenclature and classification of lumbar disk pathology: recommendations of the Combined Task Forces of the North American Spine Society, American Society of Spine Radiology, and American Society of Neuroradiology. Spine 2001;26: 93-113.
2. Boden SD. The use of radiographic imaging studies in the evaluation of patients who have degenerative disorders of the lumbar spine. J Bone Joint Surg Am 1996;78:114-25.
3. Borenstein DG, O'Mara JW Jr, Boden SD, et al. The value of magnetic resonance imaging of the lumbar spine to predict low-back pain in asymptomatic subjects. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2001;83-A:1306-11.
4. Andersson G. Epidemiology of spinal disorders. In: Frymoyer JW, Ducker TB, Hadler NM, et al., eds. The adult spine: principles and practice. New York: Raven Press, 1997:93-141.
5. Heliovaara M. Epidemiology of sciatica and herniated lumbar intervertebral disk. Helsinki, Finland: The Social Insurance Institution, 1988.
6. Postacchini F, Cinotti G. Etiopathogenesis. In: Postacchini F, ed. Lumbar disk herniation. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1999.
7. Friberg S, Hirsch C. Anatomical and clinical studies on lumbar disk degeneration. Acta Orthop Scand 1949; 19:222-42.
8. Schultz A, Andersson G, Ortengren R, et al. Loads on the lumbar spine. J Bone Joint Surg Am 1982;64: 713-20.
9. Jensen MC, Brant-Zawadzki MN, Obuchowski N, et al. Magnetic resonance imaging of the lumbar spine in people without back pain. N Engl J Med 1994;331: 69-73.
10. Kelsey JL, Githens P, O'Connor T, et al. Acute prolapsed lumbar intervertebral disk: an epidemiologic study with special reference to driving automobiles and cigarette smoking. Spine 1984;9:608-13.
11. Pedrini-Mille A, Weinstein JN, Found ME, et al. Stimulation of dorsal root ganglia and degradation of rabbit annulus fibrosus. Spine 1990;15:1252-6.
12. Deyo RA, Weinstein JN. Low back pain. N Engl J Med 2001;344:365-70.

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Golden Hour Ltd.
P.O.Box 2161
Zychron Yaakov 30900
Tel: +972- 6- 6294013

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