Coccydynia - could age, trauma and body mass index be independent prognostic factors for outcomes of intervention?
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2018 Jan 15;100(1):12-15. Epub 2017 Sep 15.
Royal Derby Hospital , Derby , UK.
Introduction The aetiology of coccydynia can be multifactorial, with several associated factors such as obesity, female gender and low mood. The long-term results of operative interventions, such as manipulation under anaesthesia and coccygectomy are variable, ranging from 63-90%. Materials and methods Our aim was to identify whether age, trauma and body mass index (BMI) were independent prognostic factors in coccydynia treatment. Read More