CBRG Utilization 2011

2011

Europe

Arnold B, Baron R, Becker A, Beisse R, Bohle E, Bohndorf K et al. Kreuzschmerz [German]. 1-196. 2011. AZQ - Redaktion Nationale VersorgungsLeitlinien.
References CBRG reviews:
Acupuncture and dry-needling for low-back pain (Furlan 2005)
Antidepressants for non-specific low-back pain (Urquhart 2008)
Back schools for non-specific low-back pain (Heymans 2008)
Bed rest for acute low-back pain and sciatica (Hagen 2002)
Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain (Ostelo 2005)
Exercise therapy for treatment of non-specific low-back pain (Hayden 2006)
Herbal medicine for low-back pain (Gagnier 2007)
Individual patient education for low-back pain (Engers 2008)
Injection therapy for subacute and chronic low-back pain (Staal 2008)
Lumbar supports for prevention and treatement of low-back pain (van Duijvenbode 2008)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for chronic low-back pain (Guzman 2002)
Muscle relaxants for non-specific low-back pain (van Tulder 2003)
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low-back pain (Roelofs 2008)
Opioids for chronic low-back pain (Deshpande 2007)
Prolotherapy injections for chronic low-back pain (Dagenais 2007)
Radiofrequency denervation for neck and back pain (Niemisto 2003)
Superficial heat or cold for low back pain (French 2005)
Traction for low-back pain with or without sciatica (Clarke 2005)
Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) versus placebo for chronic low-back pain (Khadilkar 2008)
Work conditioning, work hardening and functional restoration for workers with back and neck pain (Schonstein 2003)

North America (USA)

Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI). Health Care Guideline:  Assessment and Management of Chronic Pain, Fifth Edition. 1-113. 2011. Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI).
References CBRG reviews:
Herbal medicine for low-back pain (Gagnier 2007)
Injection therapy subacute and chronic benign low-back pain (Nelemans 2008)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for chronic low-back pain (Guzman 2002)
Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for neck and shoulder pain among working age adults (Karjalainen 2002)

NASS Evidence-Based Guideline Development Committee. Diagnosis and treatment of degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis. 1-104. 2011. North American Spine Society.
References CBRG reviews:
Surgery for degenerative lumbar spondylosis (Gibson 2000)
Surgery for degenerative lumbar spondylosis (Gibson 2005)

Toward Optimized Practice (TOP) Program. Guideline for the Evidence-Informed Primary Care Management of Low Back Pain.1-37. 2011. Toward Optimized Practice Program.
References CBRG reviews:
Behavioural treatment for chronic low-back pain (Ostelo 2004)
Muscle relaxants for non-specific low-back pain (van Tulder 2003)
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for low-back pain (Roelofs 2008)