Documentation of red flags by physical therapists for patients with low back pain.

Abstract

The comprehensiveness of physical therapists' adherence to the guidelines for red flag documentation for patients with low back pain has not previously been described. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to describe that comprehensiveness. Red flags are warning signs that suggest that physician referral may be warranted. Clinic charts for 160 patients… (More)

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@article{Leerar2007DocumentationOR, title={Documentation of red flags by physical therapists for patients with low back pain.}, author={Pamela J Leerar and William G Boissonnault and Elizabeth Domholdt and Toni S. Roddey}, journal={The Journal of manual & manipulative therapy}, year={2007}, volume={15 1}, pages={42-9} }