Interventional Therapies, Surgery, and Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation for Low Back Pain: An Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline From the American Pain Society

@article{Chou2009InterventionalTS,
  title={Interventional Therapies, Surgery, and Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation for Low Back Pain: An Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline From the American Pain Society},
  author={Roger Chou and John D. Loeser and Douglas K. Owens and Richard Rosenquist and Steven J. Atlas and Jamie Baisden and Eugene J. Carragee and Martin Grabois and Donald R. Murphy and Daniel K Resnick and Steven P. Stanos and William O Shaffer and Eric M. Wall},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2009},
  volume={34},
  pages={1066-1077}
}
Key MethodSTUDY DESIGN Clinical practice guideline. OBJECTIVE To develop evidence-based recommendations on use of interventional diagnostic tests and therapies, surgeries, and interdisciplinary rehabilitation for low back pain of any duration, with or without leg pain. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Management of patients with persistent and disabling low back pain remains a clinical challenge. A number of interventional diagnostic tests and therapies and surgery are available and their use is increasing…
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