Predictive value of the Acute Low Back Pain Screening Questionnaire and the Örebro Musculoskeletal Pain Screening Questionnaire for persisting problems

@article{Sattelmayer2011PredictiveVO,
  title={Predictive value of the Acute Low Back Pain Screening Questionnaire and the {\"O}rebro Musculoskeletal Pain Screening Questionnaire for persisting problems},
  author={Martin Karl Sattelmayer and Tobias Lorenz and Christoph P R{\"o}der and Roger Hilfiker},
  journal={European Spine Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={21},
  pages={773-784}
}
A small proportion of individuals with non-specific low back pain (NSLBP) develop persistent problems. Up to 80% of the total costs for NSLBP are owing to chronic NSLBP. Psychosocial factors have been described to be important in the transition from acute to chronic NSLBP. Guidelines recommend the use of the Acute Low Back Pain Screening Questionnaire (ALBPSQ) and the Örebro Musculoskeletal Pain Screening Questionnaire (ÖMPSQ) to identify individuals at risk of developing persistent problems… CONTINUE READING

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