Screening of lower back pain, low back pain clinic. The clinical experience.

@article{Mofidi2003ScreeningOL,
  title={Screening of lower back pain, low back pain clinic. The clinical experience.},
  author={Ali Mofidi and Majed Sedhom and Kieran O'Shea and M W Cassells and Arthur W Curley and Eoin M Fogarty and Frank Dowling},
  journal={Irish medical journal},
  year={2003},
  volume={96 9},
  pages={270-3}
}
Acute low back pain is a common complaint with high prevalence in society. Orthopaedic and specialist spinal services may be overwhelmed by large numbers of patients with low back pain who do not require investigation or surgical intervention. This phenomenon has led to the establishment of back pain screening clinics as a system of triage for those with… CONTINUE READING