Lower Back Pain, Fibromyalgia and Arthritis – Role of Exercise Prescription

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What you'll learn

Fibro-myalgia is a common chronic and disabling condition associated with a wide array of symptoms, including pain, poor sleep, fatigue, depression, and stiffness. read more »»

Lower back pain and arthritis are also leading causes of physical disability, which respond slowly to medications. These conditions negatively impact physical and emotional function and reduce the quality of life. Physical activity can give patients optimistic hope with these conditions and relieve them from pain and discomfort, especially medications. Learn more about exercise prescriptions in fibromyalgia, back pain, and arthritis in this course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who Should Attend?

  • Sports Nutritionists
  • Dieticians
  • General Practitioners
  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Undergraduate Medical Students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate Students in Medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life Science Graduates
  • Ayush Students
  • Students Interested in Biological Sciences
  • Athletes

Key concepts covered include:

“By the end of the course, you will be able to understand:

  • Exercise prescription in fibro-myalgia, back pain, and arthritis.
  • Why is physical activity important?
  • Types of back pain and fibromyalgia
  • Benefits of physical activity
  • Exercise testing and a lot more”


Dr. Sumiran Passey

Sports Medicine Physician


Dr. Sumiran Passey has completed his MD in Sports Medicine from Faculty of Sports Medicine & Physiotherapy, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (Punjab). Prior to this, he completed his MBBS degree from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Mangalore. He specializes in sports medicine and sports sciences. He also holds a FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine. He is currently a Media Commission Member for the Indian Association of Sports Medicine. He is a certified team physician by the Asian Federation of Sports Medicine and Asian Football Confederation.

For: beginners

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