Teenagers and spine: a health education project
published in May - June 2019 - in Il Fisioterapista - issue n.3
Denis Giuliani, Carla Naletto, Marta Tavernaro

Nowadays, the prevalence of spinal disorders in adolescents is significant. Research on the effects of primary prevention now seems to be indispensable, especially when considering the transition period between childhood and adolescence.
The aim of this study was to investigate the knowledge and behavior of a group of primary school pupils regarding to the spinal column and to verify the effects of a health education project.