Creating a multidisciplinary low back pain guideline: anatomy of a guideline adaptation process.

  title={Creating a multidisciplinary low back pain guideline: anatomy of a guideline adaptation process.},
  author={Christa Harstall and Paul Taenzer and Donna K Angus and Carmen Moga and Tara Schuller and No{\"e}lle A. Scott},
  journal={Journal of evaluation in clinical practice},
  volume={17 4},
RATIONALE, AIMS AND OBJECTIVES A collaborative, multidisciplinary guideline adaptation process was developed to construct a single overarching, evidence-based clinical practice guideline (CPG) for all primary care practitioners responsible for the management of low back pain (LBP) to curb the use of ineffective treatments and improve patient outcomes. METHODS The adaptation strategy, which involved multiple committees and partnerships, leveraged existing knowledge transfer connections to… CONTINUE READING
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