Dr. Shruthi Desai discussed the history taking and interpretation of symptoms concerning back pain. History taking is important in back pain as the causes of it can be multifactorial i.e., simple muscular strain to life-threatening issues. 80-90% of the causes of back pain are mechanical. The causes of back pain are classified into primary back pathology, systemic disease with primary ack pathology, and referred pain from various internal problems. Learn more about obtaining a history and how to interpret back pain symptoms in this video.