Cost-effectiveness of a multifaceted implementation strategy for the Dutch multidisciplinary guideline for nonspecific low back pain: design of a stepped-wedge cluster randomised controlled trial

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BACKGROUND Low back pain (LBP) is one of the most prevalent and expensive health care problems in industrialised countries. LBP leads to high health care utility and productivity losses; leaving the individual, the employer, and society with substantial costs. To improve the care for LBP patients and reduce the high societal and financial burden of LBP, in… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12889-015-1876-1

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@inproceedings{Suman2015CosteffectivenessOA, title={Cost-effectiveness of a multifaceted implementation strategy for the Dutch multidisciplinary guideline for nonspecific low back pain: design of a stepped-wedge cluster randomised controlled trial}, author={Arnela Suman and Frederieke G Schaafsma and Petra J. M. Elders and Maurits W. van Tulder and Johannes R. Anema}, booktitle={BMC public health}, year={2015} }